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Elworthy, Somerset

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Elworthy, Somerset

Elworthy is a small village and civil parish in the Brendon Hills 5 miles south-east of Watchet, and 12 miles west of Taunton, in the West Somerset district of Somerset, England. The parish includes the hamlet of Willett.
DistrictWest Somerset
Post townTAUNTON
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST0835
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 code01483

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


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

Elworthy, par., W. Somerset, 5½ miles S. of Watchet, 1635 ac., pop. 155; contains Elworthy Barrows, with British camp, alt. 1290 ft.

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