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Scotton, Lincolnshire

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Scotton, Lincolnshire

Scotton is a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 7 miles south from Scunthorpe, 14 miles north-west from Market Rasen, and 1 mile south from the larger village of Scotter. The western boundary of the parish is formed by part of the A159 Gainsborough to Scunthorpe road. The 2001 census recorded a population of 531 for the parish.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK8899
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

Other names by which Scotton, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Scotone ~ Scotune

Scotton, Lincolnshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Scotton.-- par., township, and vil., Lincolnshire - par., 4920 ac., pop. 385; township, pop. 260; vil., on river Eau, 2 miles N. of Northorpe sta.; P.O.

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