Church of St John the Baptist, Scampton
Scampton shown within Lincolnshire
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Scampton is a village and civil parish in the West Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 5 miles (8.0 km) north from Lincoln, 10 miles (16.1 km) south-east from Gainsborough, and west from the A15 road.
In the civil parish, between the village and the A15, is RAF Scampton. The airfield first opened in 1916 as Home Defence Flight Station Brattleby, becoming Scampton the following year, and then closing in 1919; it re-opened in 1936 as RAF Scampton.
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