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Holcombe, Somerset

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Holcombe, Somerset

Holcombe is a small village and civil parish (population 936) in the Mendip local government district of Somerset, England. The parish contains the hamlets of Barlake and Edford. It is within easy commuting distance of both Bristol and Bath.
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST6749
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
Dialling code01761

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

Holcombe, par. and vil., E. Somerset, 6 miles NE. of Shepton Mallet, 780 ac., pop. 531; P.O.

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