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Fiskerton, Nottinghamshire

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Fiskerton, Nottinghamshire

Fiskerton is a small village in Nottinghamshire on the west bank of the River Trent about 3 miles southeast of Southwell. Regarding the old boat ferry from Fiskerton to East Stoke, "Up until the middle of this century (1950s) there was a ferry boat service over to the other side of the River Trent at Stoke Field.". Fiskerton Mill lies on the River Greet only a few hundred yards upstream from its junction with the River Trent.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK7351
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire

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

Fisherton ~ Fiscartune

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

Fiskerton, township and ry. sta., Rolleston par., in co. and 12 m. NE. of Nottingham, 1043 ac., pop. 283.

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