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Withiel Florey

"WITHIEL-FLOREY, a parish in the hundred of Taunton, county Somerset, 6 miles N.E. of Dulverton, and 8 N.W. of Wiveliscombe, on the road from Williton to Dulverton. A portion of the Brendon Hill iron mines are in this parish, which comprises a considerable extent of common. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £50. The church is dedicated to St. Mary Magdalene. The charities produce £1 per annum." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003



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