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Tickenham, North Somerset

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Tickenham, North Somerset

Tickenham is a wealthy village and civil parish near Clevedon and Nailsea, North Somerset, England. The parish has a population of 909. It has a primary school and a village hall, but no shops, although it formerly had a post office. A typical ribbon development, Tickenham extends for approximately two miles along the B3130 road, which runs along the bottom of a ridge of hills between Clevedon and Failand.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountyNorth Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST4471
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01275

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

Ticheham ~ Ticaham

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

Tickenham, par. and vil., Somerset, 2½ miles N W. of Nailsea sta. and 8 miles W. of Bristol, 1627 ac., pop. 332; near vil. is Tickenham House, seat.

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