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Bleadon, North Somerset

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Bleadon, North Somerset

Bleadon is a village and civil parish in the historic county of Somerset, England. It is about 4 miles south of Weston-super-Mare and, according to the 2001 census, has a population of 1,068.
Post townWeston-super-Mare
Administrative CountyNorth Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST3456
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01934
Population1,068
 

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

Bledone ~ Bledona

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

Bleadon, par. with ry. sta., mid. Somerset, on river Axe, 4½ miles SE. of Weston-super-Mare, 2795 ac., pop. 616; P.O.; there are remains of ancient British camp on Bleadon Hill.

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