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"BABINGTON, a parish in the hundred of Kilmersdon, in the county of Somerset, 5 miles to the N.W. of Frome, its post town. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Bath and Wells, of the value of £170, in the gift of the Rev. T. R. Joliffe, the incumbent. The church, erected in 1750, is dedicated to St. Margaret. There is an endowed school, with a revenue of £15, and other charitable endowments of the yearly value of £10. The chief residence is Babington House, the seat of the Knatchbulls." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Babington area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Babington has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference ST700510 (Lat/Lon: 51.257313, -2.431317), Babington which are provided by:


You can also see Family History Societies covering the nearby area, plotted on a map. This facility is being developed, and is awaiting societies to enter information about the places they cover.