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Ruishton, Somerset

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Ruishton, Somerset

Ruishton is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England, situated on the River Tone and A358 road 2 miles east of Taunton in the Taunton Deane district. The village has a population of 1,389. The parish includes the hamlet of Henlade.
DistrictTaunton Deane
Post townTAUNTON
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST2624
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

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

Ruishton, par. and vil., Somerset, on river Tone, 2 miles E. of Taunton, 1003 ac., pop. 467.

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