Beckingham is a parish and village approximately 5 miles east of Newark on Trent and ten miles SSW of Lincoln. Nottinghamshire forms the western border, Stapleford parish borders on the north and Fenton parish to the south. The parish covers about 2,000 acres and includes the hamlet of Sutton, about one mile south of the village of Beckingham.
The village of Beckingham lies on the east bank of the River Withern, with some houses on the west bank. If you are planning a visit:
- Take a virtual tour at the Beckingham village website.
- Take the A17 trunk road east out of Newark or west from Sleaford.
- Jonathan THACKER has a photograph of the Village Hall on Geo-graph, taken in August, 2010. You should stop in and check the schedule of forthcoming events.
- And read a few issues of the Beckingham Bugle available online as Portable Document Files (requires Adobe Reader download).
- Visit our touring page for more sources.
You can see pictures of Beckingham which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Beckingham 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 SK876538 (Lat/Lon: 53.074258, -0.693902), Beckingham which are provided by: