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Spaxton, Somerset

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Spaxton, Somerset

Spaxton is a small village and civil parish on the Quantocks in the Sedgemoor district of Somerset, South West England.
DistrictSedgemoor
Post townBRIDGWATER
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST2237
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
Population1,014
 

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

Spachestone ~ Espachestona

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

Spaxton, par. and vil., Somerset, 6 miles W. of Bridgwater, 3009 ac., pop. 916; the par. contains Four Forks, vil.; P.O.

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