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Lopen, Somerset

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Lopen, Somerset

Lopen is a village and civil parish in the English county of Somerset, situated 8 miles eight miles west of Yeovil in the South Somerset district. The village has a population of 248.
DistrictSouth Somerset
Post townYEOVIL
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST4214
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 code01460

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

Lopene ~ Loptone ~ Lopena

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

Lopen, par. and vil., Somerset, 4 miles NW. of Crewkerne, 489 ac., pop. 354.

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