Bevercotes

Bevercotes is a hamlet and civil parish in the Bassetlaw district of Nottinghamshire, England, about six miles south of East Retford and five miles north-east of Ollerton.[1][2] According to the 2001 census it had a population of 28. The population remained less than 100 at the 2011 Census and is included in the civil parish of Bothamsall.[3]

Bevercotes
Bevercotes is located in Nottinghamshire
Bevercotes
Bevercotes
Location within Nottinghamshire
Population28 
OS grid referenceSK5548
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNewark
Postcode districtNG22
Dialling code01623
PoliceNottinghamshire
FireNottinghamshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Nottinghamshire
53°14′42″N 0°57′11″W / 53.245°N 0.953°W / 53.245; -0.953Coordinates: 53°14′42″N 0°57′11″W / 53.245°N 0.953°W / 53.245; -0.953

The former Bevercotes Colliery was one of the first fully automated coal mines in the country.[4]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 120 Mansfield & Worksop (Sherwood Forest) (Map). Ordnance Survey. 2014. ISBN 9780319242100.
  2. ^ "Ordnance Survey: 1:50,000 Scale Gazetteer" (csv (download)). www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk. Ordnance Survey. 1 January 2016. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  3. ^ UK Census (2011). "Local Area Report – Bothamsall Parish (E04007794)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 21 July 2019.
  4. ^ Sandeman, Kit (24 August 2019). "What happened to the Nottinghamshire coal mines?". Nottingham Post. Retrieved 12 July 2020.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Bevercotes at Wikimedia Commons