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Rodney Stoke, Somerset

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Rodney Stoke, Somerset

Rodney Stoke is a small village and civil parish, located at grid reference ST486501, 5 miles north-west of Wells, in the English county of Somerset. The village is on the A371 between Draycott and Westbury-sub-Mendip. The parish is situated within an area of high biodiversity supporting local rare species of plants and animal life.
DistrictMendip
Post townCHEDDAR
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST4850
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01749
Population1,260
 

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

Rodney Stoke, par. and vil., Somerset, 5 miles NW. of Wells, 2345 ac., pop. 323; gave the title of baron to Admiral Rodney (1717-1792).

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