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North Curry, Somerset

North Curry is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England, situated 5 miles east of Taunton in the Taunton Deane district. The parish, which includes Knapp and Lower Knapp has a population of 1,625. North Curry sits on a ridge of land, 7 metres above sea level. North Curry is a fairly large village, but is quietly tucked away on the southwestern side of the Somerset Levels, well away from the main highways.
DistrictTaunton Deane
Post townTAUNTON
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST3225
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 code01823
Population1,625
 

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

Curry ~ Curry North ~ Nortcuri ~ Nordchori ~ Nortchori

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

Curry, North, par. and vil., W. Somerset, 6 miles NE. of Taunton, 5556 ac., pop. 1600; P.O., T.O.

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