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Yarlington, Somerset

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Yarlington, Somerset

Yarlington is a village and civil parish, near the source of the River Cam, in the English county of Somerset. Administratively, Yarlington shares a parish council with nearby North Cadbury and forms part of the district of South Somerset. The village gives its name to the Yarlington Mill cider apple. The village hosts the Yarlington Wassail which has been recently revived.
DistrictSouth Somerset
Post townWincanton
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST6529
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

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

Gerlintune ~ Gerlincgetuna

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

Yarlington, par. and vil., Somerset, 3 miles W. of Wincanton, 1207 ac., pop. 228; has remains of an ancient camp.

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