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Temple Cloud, Bath and North East Somerset

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Temple Cloud, Bath and North East Somerset

Temple Cloud is a village within the Chew Valley in Somerset in the Bath and North East Somerset Council area on the A37 road. It is located 10 miles from Bristol and Bath, very close to Clutton. The nearest town is Midsomer Norton [5 miles]. The village of Cameley is also very close. The Temple in the place name relates to the Knights Templar who held the manors of Cameley and Cloud around 1200. Cloud is thought to come from the personal name Cloda.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountyBath and North East Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST6257
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 code01761
Populationapprox. 1,000
 

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

Temple Cloud, vil., Cameley par., Somerset, 10 miles S. of Bristol; P.O., T.O.

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