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Amcotts

Description and Travel

Amcotts is a village, a township and a parish in the Isle of Axholme in the far northwest corner of Lincolnshire. See the histories and descriptions ofAmcotts provided by the Isle of Axholme FHS.

Amcotts parish, formed in 1850 from part of Althorpe parish, sits inside a bend in the River Trent about 3 miles north of Althorpe village, 4 miles northwest of the conurbation of Scunthorpe and 7 miles east of Crowle. The parish of Flixborough lies across the River. It is primarily a rural parish, covering just over 2,100 acres of flat moorland. If you are planning a visit:

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Census

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Church History

St. Mark Church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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History

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Maps

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Military History

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Military Records

For a photograph of the Amcotts War Memorial and the list of names on the plaque, see the Roll of Honour site.

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Names, Geographical

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Names, Personal

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Politics and Governance

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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Population

    Year  Inhabitants
1871 412
1891 332
1911 278
2001 219
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Schools

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Societies

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