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English Combe

"ENGLISHCOMBE, a parish in the hundred of Wellow, in the county of Somerset, 2 miles S.W. of Bath, its post town. The living is a vicarage* in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £185, in the patronage of the bishop. In the vicinity are Barrow Hill camp, and traces of the ancient Belgic boundary wall called by the Saxons Wodensdic, now Wandsdyke." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003


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