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Wembdon, Somerset

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Wembdon, Somerset

Wembdon is a rural village near Bridgwater, in Somerset, England. Wembdon is now home to an Anglican church, a small shop (combined with the post office), a pub, a small garage and a fruit juice processing and packaging plant.
DistrictSedgemoor
Post townBRIDGWATER
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST2837
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
Population1,887
 

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

Wadmendune ~ Waduna ~ Wamenduna

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

Wembdon, par. and vil., Somerset - par. (partly in bor. of Bridgwater), 2471 ac., pop. 1299; vil., 1½ mile NW. of Bridgwater; P.O.

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