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Sampford Arundel, Somerset

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Sampford Arundel, Somerset

Sampford Arundel is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England. It is situated near Wellington and 10 miles south west of Taunton in the Taunton Deane district. The village has a population of 334. The parish, which lies at the western end of the Blackdown Hills, includes the hamlets of Bagley Green, Sampford Moor, White Ball and Beam Bridge where a temporary terminus of the Bristol and Exeter Railway was established in 1843 until the line was completed to Exeter in 1844.
DistrictTaunton Deane
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST1018
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 code01823

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

Sampford Arundel, par. and vil., Somerset, 2½ miles SW. of Wellington, 1144 ac., pop. 364.

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