This village and parish are about 3 miles south-west of Gainsborough and 1.5 miles north-east of Sturton. The River Trent forms the eastern county border with Lincolnshire and the village of Sturton le Steeple lies to the south. The parish covers 932 acres.
The village stands in the shadow of the power station cooling towers. If you are planning a visit:
- By automobile, take the A631 west out of Gainsborough and turn south at Beckingham to Saundby. Pass through Bole and continue south to the power stations.
- Alan MURRAY-RUST provides a photograph of the cooling towers at the power station on the Geo-graph site, taken in June, 2006.
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