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Frampton Cotterell, South Gloucestershire

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Frampton Cotterell, South Gloucestershire

Frampton Cotterell is a village and parish, in South Gloucestershire, south west England on the River Frome. The village is continuous with Winterbourne to the south-west and Coalpit Heath to the east. The parish borders Iron Acton to the north and Westerleigh to the south-east, the large town of Yate is three miles away. The village is 8 miles north-east of the city of Bristol. The village has evolved from a once rural Gloucestershire village, to a partial dormitory village for Bristol.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountySouth Gloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridST6681
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 code01454
Population6,800 (2001 Census)
 

Frampton Cotterell, South Gloucestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Frampton Cotterell, par. and vil., W. Gloucestershire, on river Frome, 4 miles SW. of Chipping-Sodbury, 2125 ac., pop. 1983; P.O., T.O.

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