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West Quantoxhead, Somerset

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West Quantoxhead, Somerset

West Quantoxhead is a small village and civil parish in the West Somerset district of Somerset, England. It lies on the route of the Coleridge Way and on the A39 road at the foot of the Quantock Hills, 3 miles from East Quantoxhead, 2.5 miles from Williton and equidistant from Bridgwater and Taunton. The parish includes the hamlets of Weacombe and Lower Weacombe. West Quantoxhead is also known as St Audries.
DistrictWest Somerset
Post townWILLITON
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST1141
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01984
Population506
 

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

Quantoxhead ~ Quantoxhead West

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

Quantoxhead, West, coast par. and vil., Somerset, 2½ m. SE. of Watchet, 1491 ac. (80 water), pop. 278; P.O.

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