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Dinder, Somerset

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Dinder, Somerset

Dinder (which means "the house in the valley") is a small village 2½ miles west of Shepton Mallet, and 2 miles east of Wells in Somerset. It falls within the civil parish of St Cuthbert Out. The river Sheppey runs alongside the main street of the village.
Post townWELLS
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5744
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 code01749

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

Dinder, par., mid. Somerset, 2 miles SE. of Wells, 1071 ac., pop. 207; contains Dinder House.

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