This village, township and parish lie 136 miles north of London and 3 miles south of East Retford. The River Idle runs through the parish. Gamston Wood stands just to the east and is owned by the Forestry Commission since 1984. The parish covers 1,974 acres.
If you are planning a visit:
- Roger GEACH has a photograph of the River Idle on Geo-graph as it passes through Gamston, taken in May, 2009.
- Roger GEACH also has a photograph of Gamston village on Geo-graph from the Retford Road, taken in September, 2008.
- By automobile, turn north off the A1 motorway at East Drayton on to the A638.
You can see pictures of Gamston which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Gamston has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK709760 (Lat/Lon: 53.276251, -0.938206), Gamston which are provided by: