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East Markham, Nottinghamshire

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East Markham, Nottinghamshire

East Markham, historically also known as Great Markham, is a small village near Tuxford, Nottinghamshire. It lies about 8 km south of Retford. It is sandwiched between the East Coast Main Line (to the east), the A1 to the west and A57 to the north. It has a sister village, West Markham, which is smaller and on the other side of the road (old A1-B1164) between Tuxford and Markham Moor. To the south is Tuxford. East Markham has a Church of St. John the Baptisthttp://www. geograph. org.
Post townNEWARK
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK7473
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01777

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

Markham ~ Markham East

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

East Markham, 5 miles SE. of East Retford, N. Notts; P.O. See MARKHAM, EAST.

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