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"FOXCOTE, a parish in the hundred of Wellow, county Somerset, 6 miles N.W. of Frome, and 8 S.W. of Bath, its post town. The Bath canal passes in the vicinity. There are several mills on the rivulet which runs through the parish. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £150. The church is a stone edifice of recent date, dedicated to St. James. The tithes have been commuted for a rent-charge." 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 Foxcote 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

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Foxcote 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 ST720250 (Lat/Lon: 51.023624, -2.400628), Foxcote 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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