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Nether Stowey, Somerset

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Nether Stowey, Somerset

Nether Stowey is a large village in the Sedgemoor district of Somerset, South West England. It sits in the foothills of the Quantock Hills, just below Over Stowey. The parish of Nether Stowey covers approximately 4 kmĀ², with a population of 1,423 (2001 census).
DistrictSedgemoor
Post townBRIDGWATER
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST1939
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 code01278
Population1,423
 

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

Stowey ~ Stowey Nether

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

Nether Stowey, Somerset, 7½ miles NW. of Bridgwater; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. See STOWEY, NETHER.

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