=== Parish History ===
COLWICK (St. John the Baptist), '''a parish,''' in the union of Basford, S. division of the wapentake of Thurgarton and of the county of Nottingham, 2½ miles (E.) from Nottingham. <ref>Samuel A.
Lewis [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50891#s10 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''], (1848). Adapted. Date accessed: 06 December 2013.</ref>