"KITTISFORD, a parish in the hundred of Milverton, county Somerset, 12 miles from Taunton, and 6 N.W. of Wellington, its post town and railway station. The village, which is small, is situated on the Western canal and the river Tone. The soil is clayey, and subsoil red chilly. Building stone is quarried. At a farm called Cothay is supposed to have been anciently a small monastery. The living is a rectory's in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value £230. The church, dedicated to St. Nicholas, is an ancient structure with a tower containing three bells. A Sunday-school is held in the rectory-house. Robert C. T. Pearce, Esq., is lord of the manor." From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003
- Details of Somerset Heritage Centre holdings relating to this parish.
- David Cheek has transcribed some records from Kittisford Parish Registers (1694-1836).
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You can see the administrative areas in which Kittisford has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- The Ordnance Survey 1:10560 County Series 1st edition (c.1884-1887) map of the area provided by Somerset Heritage Centre.
- The Ordnance Survey 1:10560 County Series 2nd edition (c.1900) map of the area provided by Somerset Heritage Centre.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference ST077224 (Lat/Lon: 50.993879, -3.316498), Kittisford which are provided by:
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- OldMaps (Old Ordnance Survey maps.)
- Old Maps Online (Other old maps.)
- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)