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Corston

"CORSTON, a parish in the hundred of Wellow, in the county of Somerset, 3½ miles W. of Bath, and 2 S.E. of the Salford station. It is situated near the river Avon. In the village is a malthouse and several stone-quarries. The living is a vicarage* in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £150, in the patronage of the bishop. The church, dedicated to All Saints, is an old stone building in the early English style of architecture, consisting of chancel, nave, and tower. The charities amount to £15. There are chapels for Wesleyan and Primitive Methodists, and in 1844 a National school was built." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003

Cemeteries

Churches

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Corston 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 Corston which are provided by:

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Corston 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 ST690650 (Lat/Lon: 51.383143, -2.446868), Corston which are provided by:

Societies

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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