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Queen Camel, Somerset

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Queen Camel, Somerset

Queen Camel is a village and civil parish, on the River Cam and the A359 road, in the South Somerset district of Somerset, England. It is about 7 miles north of Yeovil. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 926. The parish includes the hamlet of Wales. Nearby places are West Camel, Sparkford and Marston Magna.
DistrictSouth Somerset
Post townYEOVIL
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5924
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 code01935

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

Camel ~ Camel Queen ~ East Camalet ~ Queens Camalet

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

Camel, Queen, par. and vil., mid. Somerset, 6 miles NE. of Ilchester, 2498 ac., pop. 542; P.O.

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