Mering is on the east side of the River Trent, 9 miles north of Newark-on-Trent It was an extra-parochial farm for centuries, low marshy ground near the river. But there has never been a village here.
If you are planning a visit:
- Take the A1133 north out of Collingham. Just past Weecar, Mering is on the right.
- There is no "Mering" shown on most maps. There is no "Mering" village, only farm buildings.
You can see pictures of Mering which are provided by:
"MERING, an extra-parochial tract in Southwell district, Notts; on the river Trent, 7½ miles N of Newark. Acres, 980. Pop., 5."
[John Marius WILSON's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1870-72
Ask for a calculation of the distance from Mering to another place.
You can see the
administrative areas in which Mering 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 SK830679 (Lat/Lon: 53.201706, -0.758899), Mering which are provided by: