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"LUFTON, a parish in the hundred of Stone, county Somerset, 3 miles N.W. of Yeovil, its post town, and 4 S.E. of Ilchester. There is no village, and only four houses. The tithes have been commuted for a rent-charge of £102. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £107. The church, dedicated to SS. Peter and Paul, is a stone edifice of very small dimensions, and in various styles of architecture. J. Farquharson, Esq., is lord of the manor." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003


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