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Beckingham, Nottinghamshire

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Beckingham, Nottinghamshire

Beckingham is a village and civil parish in the Bassetlaw district of Nottinghamshire, England, about three miles west of Gainsborough, Lincolnshire. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 1,168. The parish church of All Saints is mostly of the 13th century, though the exterior is apparently 15th century. The west tower has buttresses, battlements, gargoyles and pinnacles. There is a north chancel chapel and sedilia.
DistrictBassetlaw
Post townDONCASTER
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK7790
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01427
Population1,168 (2001 census)
 

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

Bechingeham ~ Bechingham

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

Beckingham, par., N. Notts, 2 miles NW. of Gainsborough, 3010 ac., pop. 448; P.O.

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