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Charlton Mackrell, Somerset

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Charlton Mackrell, Somerset

Charlton Mackrell is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England, situated three miles (roughly 4.8 kilometres) east of Somerton in the South Somerset district. The village has a population of 996. The parish consists of two villages, Charlton Mackrell and Charlton Adam, together known as "The Charltons". Both villages have approximately similar populations. There are also small settlements at Lytes Cary, Cary Fitzpaine and West Charlton.
DistrictSouth Somerset
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5228
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

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

Charlton Mackerel

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

Charlton-Mackrell, par., mid. Somerset, on river Cary, 5¼ miles NE. of Langport, 3910 ac. (including C. Adam), pop. 290; P.O., called C. Mackerel.

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