Place:Scopwick, Lincolnshire, England

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NameScopwick
Alt namesScapeuicsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 174
Scapewicsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 174
Scapuicsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 174
TypeVillage
Coordinates53.117°N 0.4°W
Located inLincolnshire, England
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Scopwick is small village and civil parish in the district of North Kesteven, Lincolnshire, England, situated south from Lincoln. The parish includes Kirkby Green, a hamlet to the east of Scopwick. The village main road runs parallel to a narrow stream.

The village cemetery includes a War Graves site for airmen from RAF Coleby Grange and RAF Digby (originally RAF Scopwick), and includes that of the young Second World War poet and aviator John Gillespie Magee.

Part of the brick tower of Scopwick Tower Mill, which was built in 1827 and fell into disuse around 1912, remains standing.

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