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Muchelney, Somerset

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Muchelney, Somerset

Muchelney is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England, on the River Parrett, 1.5 miles south of Huish Episcopi and 5.5 miles miles south west of Somerton in the South Somerset district. The village has a population of about 210. Adjacent to Muchelney are the hamlets of Thorney and Muchelney Ham.
DistrictSouth Somerset
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST4324
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 code01458

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

Muchelney, par. and vil., Somerset, on river Parret, 1 ½ mile SE. of Langport, 1566 ac., pop. 256; has remains of abbey of 939.

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