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Long Ashton, North Somerset

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Long Ashton, North Somerset

Long Ashton is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England. It falls within the Unitary Authority of North Somerset, just outside the boundary of city of Bristol. The parish has a population of 4,981. The parish includes the hamlet of Yanley, and the residential area of Leigh Woods (although most of the woods themselves are in the neighbouring parish of Abbots Leigh).
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountyNorth Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5470
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

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

Ashton ~ Ashton Long

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

Ashton, Long, par., E. Somerset, 3 m. SW.of Bristol, 4237 ac., pop. 2335; P.O., T.O. To the S. are remains of Roman camps.

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