- Rampton, Nottinghamshire
Rampton is a
villageand civil parishin Nottinghamshire, England. At the time of the 2001 census it had a population of 1,269 [ [http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadTableView.do?a=3&b=798351&c=Rampton&d=16&e=15&g=477848&i=1001x1003x1004&m=0&r=1&s=1206353802837&enc=1&dsFamilyId=779 "Area:Rampton CP (Parish)"] ] . Its name came from Anglo-Saxon "Ramm-tūn" = "ram farmstead". It is located in the Trent valley north of Nottingham, in the Bassetlawdistrict 8 miles east of Retford. The village is overshadowed by the chimney and cooling towers of Cottam Power Station.
The parish church of
All Saintsis Early Englishin architectural style. Between the church and Hill's Farm is an early Tudorbrick gateway with terracotta panels belonging to the former ManorHouse. The Manor House was demolished c. 1850. [Pevsner, Nikolaus. 1979. "The Buildings of England:Nottinghamshire".Harmondsworth, Middx. Penguin.] Rampton Secure Hospitalis 2.3 km = 1.4 miles WSW of Rampton village.
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