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Chew Magna, Bath and North East Somerset

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Chew Magna, Bath and North East Somerset

Chew Magna is a village and civil parish within the Chew Valley in the Unitary Authority of Bath and North East Somerset, in the Ceremonial county of Somerset, England. The parish has a population of 1,161. To the south of the village is Chew Valley Lake. The village is on the B3130 road, about 10 miles from Bristol, 15 miles from Bath, 13 miles from the city of Wells, and 6 miles from Bristol Airport.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountyBath and North East Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5763
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
Population1,161
 

Other names by which Chew Magna, Bath and North East Somerset has been known in the past

Chew

Chew Magna, Bath and North East Somerset in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Chew, hundred, E. Somerset, 15,182 ac., pop. 5654; contains 8 pars.

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