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Holton, Somerset

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Holton, Somerset

Holton is a village and parish in Somerset, England, situated on the A303 road 2 miles south west of Wincanton in the South Somerset district. The village has a population of 225.
DistrictSouth Somerset
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST6826
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 Holton, Somerset has been known in the past

Altone ~ Haltona

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

Holton, par. and vil., mid. Somerset, 2½ miles SW. of Wincanton, 491 ac., pop. 169; P.O.

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