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South Bradon

"SOUTH BRADON, a parish in the hundred of Abdick and Bulstone, in the county of Somerset, 3 miles to the N. of Ilminster, its post town. It includes North Bradon. An old parish adjacent to this, called Goose or Gouiz Bradon, has long been depopulated. The living is a sinecure rectory in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £ 133, in the patronage of the Earl of Egremont. The church is in ruins. It was dedicated to St. Mary Magdalene." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which South Bradon 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 ST360180 (Lat/Lon: 50.957798, -2.912642), South Bradon 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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