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"THEALE, a chapelry in the parish of Wedmore, hundred of Bempstone, county Somerset, 7 miles S.E. of Axbridge. This district, formerly a marsh, has recently been improved by drainage, and comprises much rich pasture land. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £100, in the patronage of the Dean of Wells. The church was erected in 1824." 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 Theale 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 ST460460 (Lat/Lon: 51.210585, -2.774467), Theale 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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