Mickleholme Farm prior to demolition in 1964
Cottam is a village and parish in Nottinghamshire, adjacent to the border with Lincolnshire. The village lies eight miles east of Retford. The population of the civil parish as at the 2011 Census was 108. The village church of Holy Trinity is Norman in origin, restored in 1869 and again in 1890 with the addition of a bell turret. To the south of the village is Cottam Power Station with eight [cooling towers, built between 1964 and 1968.
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- "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadKeyFigures.do?a=7&b=11122357&c=Cottam&d=16&e=62&g=6456314&i=1001x1003x1032x1004&m=0&r=1&s=1460037012633&enc=1. Retrieved 7 April 2016.
- Pevsner, Nikolaus. 1979. The Buildings of England:Nottinghamshire.Harmondsworth, Middx. Penguin.