National Gazetteer (1868) - Barwick

"BARWICK, a parish in the hundred of Houndsborough, in the county of Somerset, not far from Yeovillage The living is a rectory in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £100, in the patronage of J. Newman, Esq. The church is dedicated to St. Mary Magdalene. There are two flax mills in the village, which give employment to some of the workpeople. The chief residence is Barwick House."

"STAFFORD, a hamlet in the parish of Barwick, Houndsborough hundred, county Somerset, 2 miles S.E. of Yeovillage"

"STOFORD, a hamlet in the parish of Barwick, county Somerset, 1 mile S. of Yeovillage"

[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]