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Cottam, Nottinghamshire

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Cottam, Nottinghamshire

Cottam is a village in Nottinghamshire 8 miles east of Retford. The village church of Holy Trinity is Norman in origin, restored in 1869 and again in 1890 with the addition of a bell turret. To the south of the village is Cottam Power Station with 8 cooling towers, built between 1964 and 1968.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK8179
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire

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


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

Cottam, township and ry. sta., South Leverton par., N. Notts, on river Trent, 7½ miles SE. of East Retford, 900 ac., pop. 107.

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