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Misson, Nottinghamshire

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Misson, Nottinghamshire

Misson is a village in Nottinghamshire, England. It is located 12 miles north of Retford, and not directly accessible from the rest of Nottinghamshire. Misson Springs, which lie north of the village itself, is the northernmost place within the county. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 698. The parish church of St John the Baptist was rebuilt after extensive damage by lightning in 1894. About a mile north-west of the village is RAF Misson.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6894
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

Other names by which Misson, Nottinghamshire has been known in the past

Misna ~ Misne

Misson, Nottinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Misson, vil., Notts, and par., partly also in Lincolnshire, on river Idle, 3 miles NE. of Bawtry, 6129 ac., pop. 683; P.O.; Misson Levels or Car, a perfectly flat plain, once covered with water, extends into Lincolnshire and Yorkshire.

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