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Holford, Somerset

Holford is a village and civil parish in West Somerset within the Quantock Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and about 10 miles west of Bridgwater and 6 miles east of Williton. The village has a population of about 200. The village is on the Quantock Greenway and Coleridge Way footpaths. The parish includes the village of Dodington. The River Holford which runs through the village flows to the sea at Kilve.
DistrictWest Somerset
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST1541
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 code01278
Populationabout 200

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

Holford, par. and vil., W. Somerset, 10 miles NW. of Bridgwater, 796 ac., pop. 157; P.O.

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