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Wanstrow, Somerset

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Wanstrow, Somerset

Wanstrow is a village and civil parish 6 miles south west of Frome in the Mendip district of Somerset, England. The parish includes the village of Cloford.
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST7141
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 code01749

Other names by which Wanstrow, Somerset has been known in the past


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

Wanstrow, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Somerset-par., 2054 ac., pop. 330; vil., 7 miles E. of Shepton Mallet by rail and 5½ SW. of Frome; P.O.

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