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"CHARLCOMBE, a parish and small village in the hundred of Hampton, in the county of Somerset, 1 mile from the city of Bath. The Charlcombe water-works for the supply of Bath are in this parish, and the Great Western railway passes near it. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £200, in the patronage of the Mayor and Corporation of Bath, as trustees. The church, dedicated to St. Mary, is a very ancient stone edifice, said to have been at one period the parish church of the city of Bath." 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 Charlcombe 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 Charlcombe 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 ST740670 (Lat/Lon: 51.401378, -2.375168), Charlcombe 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.