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Cossington, Somerset

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Cossington, Somerset

Cossington is a village and civil parish close to Woolavington and 5 miles north of Bridgwater, in the Sedgemoor district in Somerset, England. The village lies on the north side of the Polden Hills.
Post townBRIDGWATER
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST3540
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
Population578
 

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

Consintone ~ Consintona

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

Cossington, par., W. Somerset, 4 miles NE. of Bridgwater, 1380 ac., pop. 227; P.O.

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