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Sutton Montis

"SUTTON-MONTIS, (or Sutton-Montague), a parish in the hundred of Catsash, county Somerset, 6 miles N.E. of Ilchester, its post town, 6 N.W. of Sherborne, and 2 S.E. of the Sparkford railway station. The soil consists of a sandy loam with a subsoil of clay. The Blackmoor Vale harriers meet here. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £220. The church is dedicated to the Holy Trinity. The register dates from 1701. There is a school for both sexes, supported by subscription, at which a Sunday-school is held." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003


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