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North Newton

"NORTH NEWTON, a chapelry in the parish and hundred of North Petherton, county Somerset, 3 miles S. of Bridgewater, and 11 mile from North Petherton. It is situated near the river Parrett and the Taunton canal. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £70. The church is a small ancient structure. The parochial charities produce about £4 per annum." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003


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