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Ansford, Somerset

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Ansford, Somerset

Ansford is a village and parish in Somerset, England, situated on the northern edge of Castle Cary in the South Somerset district. The village has a population of 1,048. The village lies on the A371, close to Castle Cary railway station and the River Brue, where the bridge dates from 1823.
DistrictSouth Somerset
Post townWINCANTON
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST6333
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01963
Population1,048
 

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

Almsford ~ Almundesford ~ Almondesford

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

Almsford, or Ansford, par., mid. Somerset, adjacent to Castlecary, 844 ac., pop. 296.

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