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"CAMELY, a parish in the hundred of Chewton, in the county of Somerset, 8 miles to the N. of Wells. Bath is its post town. Here are some quarries of flagstone. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £256, in the patronage of J. Hippesley, Esq. The church is dedicated to St. James. The parochial charities amount to £6 a year." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003


  • St James, Cameley Road, Cameley, Church of England


  • St Barnabus, A37, Temple Cloud, Church of England
  • St James, Cameley Road, Cameley, Church of England

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Camely 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.

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Camely which are provided by:

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Camely 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 ST610570 (Lat/Lon: 51.310716, -2.560942), Camely 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.

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