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Coleford, Somerset

Coleford is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England, situated on the Mells River in the Mendip Hills five miles west of Frome. The village has a population of 2,350.
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST6849
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 code01373

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

Coleford, town, Kilmersdon par., E. Somerset, 7 miles NW. of Frome ry. sta. and 115 miles SW. of London, pop. 1586; P.O., T.O., 1 newspaper.

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