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Nynehead, Somerset

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Nynehead, Somerset

Nynehead is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England, situated on the River Tone, 7 miles south-west of Taunton and 1.5 miles north-west of Wellington, in the Taunton Deane district. The village has a population of 416.
DistrictTaunton Deane
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST1322
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

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


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

Nynehead, par. and vil., Somerset, on river Tone, 1½ mile N. of Wellington, 1448 ac.,pop. 318; in vicinity of vil. is Nynehead Court, seat.

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