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West Bagborough

"WEST BAGBOROUGH, a parish in the hundred of Taunton, and Taunton Dean, in the county of Somerset, 7 miles to the N. W. of Taunton, its post town. It is situated in a hilly and pleasant country on the western side of the Quantocks. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Bath and Wells, of the value of £550, in the patronage of Adam Clarke, Esq. The church is dedicated to the Holy Trinity. Bagborough House, the Pophams' seat, stands on a lofty hill, and has fine views over the vale of Taunton." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the West Bagborough area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which West Bagborough 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 ST170330 (Lat/Lon: 51.090228, -3.186553), West Bagborough 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.