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Babcary, Somerset

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Babcary, Somerset

Babcary is a village and parish in Somerset, England, situated 5 miles east of Somerton and 6 miles south west of Castle Cary in the South Somerset district. The village has a population of 239. It lies close to the River Cary and the A37.
DistrictSouth Somerset
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5628
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
Population239 .

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

Babacha ~ Babakari ~ Babecari ~ Babbacari

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

Babcary, par., mid. Somerset, near river Parret, 3¾ miles NE. of Ilchester, 2393 ac., pop. 322; P.O.

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