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Rimpton, Somerset

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Rimpton, Somerset

Rimpton is a village and civil parish 5 miles north-west of Sherborne, and 6 miles north-east of Yeovil on a tributary of the River Parret in the South Somerset district of Somerset, England.
DistrictSouth Somerset
Post townYEOVIL
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST6021
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 Rimpton, Somerset has been known in the past

Rintone ~ Rintona

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

Rimpton, par., Somerset, 3½ miles NW. of Sherborne, 999 ac., pop. 260; P.O.

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