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Stocklinch Magdalen

"STOCKLINCH MAGDALEN, a parish in the hundred of Abdick, county Somerset, 2½ miles N.E. of Ilminster, its post town, and 7 W. of Martoch railway station on the Yeovil branch of the Bristol and Exeter railway. The village is situated on the Chard canal, near the river Isle. The inhabitants are chiefly engaged in agriculture. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £140. The church is dedicated to St. Mary Magdalen. The parochial charities produce about £3 per annum." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003



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Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Stocklinch Magdalen 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 ST380170 (Lat/Lon: 50.949026, -2.883999), Stocklinch Magdalen which are provided by:


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