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Barrow Gurney, North Somerset

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Barrow Gurney, North Somerset

Barrow Gurney is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England, situated in the Unitary Authority of North Somerset on the B3130, midway between the A38 and A370 near the Long Ashton bypass and Bristol Airport, 5 miles south west of Bristol city centre. The civil parish includes Barrow Common, and has a population of 374. It is close to Barrow Gurney Reservoirs, which supply drinking water for Bristol, and feed the Land Yeo which runs alongside the B3130 through the village.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountyNorth Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5367
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

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

Barrow Gurney, par., E. Somerset, 1m. SE. of Burton ry. sta. and 5 m. SW. of Bristol, 2026 ac., pop. 302; P.O.; contains Barrow Court.

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