East Stockwith is an ecclesiastical parish and a village about 150 miles north of London, 4 miles north-west of Gainsborough and 2 miles east of Misterton (in Nottingham county), on the eastern bank of the River Trent. Across the river is the hamlet of West Stockwith and the basin of the Chesterfield Canal (where the River Idle joins the River Trent). The parish includes the township of Walkerwith about one mile south, and covered about 780 acres in 1913. Until 1846, the parish was part of Gainsborough parish.
The township of East Stockwith covers about 420 acres. The township of Walkerwith covers about 275 acres. If you are planning a visit:
- Ferry service across the River Trent stopped in 1953.
- Horse riding is popular in the parish.
- Visit our touring page for more sources.
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administrative areas in which East Stockwith has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
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You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK790945 (Lat/Lon: 53.441343, -0.812387), East Stockwith which are provided by: