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Crowcombe, Somerset

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Crowcombe, Somerset

Crowcombe is a village and civil parish under the Quantock Hills in Somerset, England, 5.5 miles south east of Watchet, and 8 miles from Taunton in the Taunton Deane district. The village has a population of 500. The parish covers the hamlets of Crowcombe Heathfield, Flaxpool, Halsway, Lawford and Triscombe.
DistrictTaunton Deane
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST1336
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

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

Crawecumbe ~ Crawecoma

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

Crowcombe, par. and vil. (ry. sta. C. Heathfield), V. Somerset, 5 miles SE. of Watchet, 3176 ac., pop. 140; P.O.; the vil. is 1½ mile N. of the sta.; adjacent to vil. is Crowcombe Court.

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