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Scothern, Lincolnshire

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Scothern, Lincolnshire

Scothern is a small village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 6 miles north-east from Lincoln, and has approximately 1,000 inhabitants.
DistrictWest Lindsey
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF0377
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population892 (2001)

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

Scoltorne ~ Scotorne ~ Scotstorne

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

Scothern, par. and vil., Lincolnshire - par., 2500 ac., pop. 495; vil., 5 miles NE. of Lincoln; P.O.

Scothern, Lincolnshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

SCOTHERN (St. German), a parish, in the wapentake of Lawress, parts of Lindsey, union and county of Lincoln, 5¼ miles (N. E. by N.) from Lincoln; containing 611 inhabitants. The living is a discharged vicarage, valued in the king's books at £4. 5. 2½.; net income, £102; patron, the Earl of Scarborough, who, with the rector of Sudbrook, is impropriator.

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