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Thurloxton, Somerset

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Thurloxton, Somerset

Thurloxton is a village and civil parish 5 miles north east of Taunton, and 5 miles south west of Bridgwater on the south-eastern slopes of the Quantock Hills in the Sedgemoor district of the county of Somerset, in England. The parish includes the hamlet of Shearston.
Post townTaunton
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST2730
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

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

Thurloxton, par., Somerset, 4 miles SW. of Bridgwater, 551 ac., pop. 161; P.O. at Thurloxton Cross.

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