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Blagdon, North Somerset

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Blagdon, North Somerset

Blagdon is a village and civil parish in the ceremonial county of Somerset, within the unitary authority of North Somerset, in England. It is located in the Mendip Hills, a recognised Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. According to the 2001 census it has a population of 1,172. The village is about 12 miles east of Weston-super-Mare.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountyNorth Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5058
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 code01761

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

Blachedone ~ Blachedona

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

Blagdon.-- par., E. Somerset, 6 miles NE. of Axbridge, 3535 ac., pop. 911; P.O.

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