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Shepton Montague, Somerset

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Shepton Montague, Somerset

Shepton Montague is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England. It is situated on the River Pitt in the South Somerset district midway between Wincanton, Bruton and Castle Cary. It is known for its dairy farming and one of the country's main centres of organic farming.
DistrictSouth Somerset
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST6731
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

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

Shepton Montague, par., Somerset, 2½ miles NW. of Wincanton, 2424 ac., pop. 326.

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