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"LANGFORD, a hamlet partly in the parish of Burrington, hundred of Brent, and partly in that of Churchill, hundred of Winterstoke, county Somerset, 6 miles N.E. of Axbridge. It is situated on the road from Bristol to Axbridge. The hamlet is divided into Upper and Lower Langford, in which latter the village is situated." 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 Langford 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 Langford which are provided by:

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Langford 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 ST200260 (Lat/Lon: 51.027721, -3.142175), Langford 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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