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Chilton Polden, Somerset

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Chilton Polden, Somerset

Chilton Polden is a rural village and civil parish, situated close to Edington on the Somerset Levels to the north of the Polden Hills in the Sedgemoor district of Somerset, England.
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST3739
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 code01278

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

Chilton Upon Polden

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

Chilton-upon-Polden, township and vil., Moorlinch par., W. Somerset, 5 miles NE. of Bridgwater, 1856 ac., pop. 397; P.O., called Chilton Polden.

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