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Stokeham, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Stokeham, a village and a parish in Notts, 4 miles NE of Tuxford railway station. Post town, Lincoln; money order and telegraph office, Tuxford. Acreage, 603; population, 35. The living is annexed to the rectory of East Drayton in the diocese of Southwell. The church is a small building in the Norman style, consisting of chancel, restored in 1881, nave, and bell-turret.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyNottinghamshire 
Poor Law unionEast Retford 

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Nottinghamshire is available to browse.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Nottinghamshire 1569 & 1614 is available on the Heraldry page.

RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtDN22
Post TownRetford