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Badgworth, Somerset

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Badgworth, Somerset

Badgworth is a village and civil parish in the Sedgemoor district of Somerset, England, 2 miles south west of Axbridge. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 487. The village is home to an equestrian centre known as the Badgworth Arena.
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST3952
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 code01934

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

Bagewerre ~ Bagewerra

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

Badgworth, par., mid. Somerset, 3 miles SW. of Axbridge, 1815 ac., pop. 281; contains B. Court.

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