Southwell is a parish, a township and a market town. The town sits on high ground on the western bank of the little River Greet, a tributary of the River Trent. The parish is 132 miles north of the city of London, 7 miles west of Newark, 14 miles north of Nottingham city and covers 5,645 acres.
If you are planning a visit:
- The A1 motorway used to run through the village but a modern bypass now skirts the place.
You can see pictures of Southwell which are provided by:
- See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK701538 (Lat/Lon: 53.076818, -0.955047), Southwell which are provided by: