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Winford, North Somerset

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Winford, North Somerset

Winford is a village and civil parish within the Chew Valley, Somerset, England. It is within the unitary authority of North Somerset about 8 miles south of Bristol. The parish has a population of 1,995. The parish includes the village of Felton which is close to the A38, Bristol International Airport and Hartcliff Rocks Quarry and Lulsgate Quarry Sites of Special Scientific Interest.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountyNorth Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5465
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01275
Population1,995
 

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

Wenfre ~ Wenfro ~ Wenfrod

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

Winford, par. and vil., Somerset - par., 2991 ac., pop. 947; vil., 6 miles SW. of Bristol; P.O.

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