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Saltford, Bath and North East Somerset

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Saltford, Bath and North East Somerset

Saltford is a large village and civil parish in the Bath and North East Somerset unitary authority, Somerset, England. It lies between the cities of Bristol and Bath, and adjoins Keynsham on the same route. It lies on the A4 road and River Avon, to which the Saltford and Kelston locks provide access. The low-lying area is prone to flooding. The local primary school (Saltford C of E Primary School) has good results.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountyBath and North East Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST6867
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 code01225
Population4,153
 

Other names by which Saltford, Bath and North East Somerset has been known in the past

Sanford ~ Sanfort

Saltford, Bath and North East Somerset in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Saltford, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Somerset - par., 880 ac., pop. 437; vil., on river Avon, 5 miles NW. of Bath; P.O.

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