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Earnshill and Hambridge

"EARNSHILL, a parish in the hundred of Abdick, county Somerset, 4 miles S.W. of Langport, its post town and nearest railway station on the Bristol and Exeter line. It is situated on the river Isle, at a short distance from the Parret navigation. The parish is of small extent, and there is no village. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £30, in the patronage of R. T. Combs, Esq., who is lord of the manor and owner of the whole of the soil. There is no church." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003


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Historical Geography

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