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Monksilver, Somerset

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Monksilver, Somerset

Monksilver is a village 3 miles west of the town of Williton in Somerset, England, on the eastern flank of the Brendon Hills and the border of the Exmoor National Park. It is on the Coleridge Way footpath.
DistrictWest Somerset
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST0737
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01984

Other names by which Monksilver, Somerset has been known in the past

Selve ~ Selvere ~ Selvre ~ Selva ~ Selvera ~ Selvra

Monksilver, Somerset in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Monksilver, par. and vil., Somerset, 6 miles N. of Wiveliscombe, 1005 ac., pop. 264; P.O.

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