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Shoscombe, Bath and North East Somerset

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Shoscombe, Bath and North East Somerset

Shoscombe is a small village and civil parish in the valley of the Wellow Brook in north-east Somerset, about 7 miles south of Bath. The parish has a population of 462. From 23 September 1929 until the line closed on 7 March 1966, Shoscombe had a railway station, Shoscombe and Single Hill Halt, on the main line of the Somerset and Dorset Joint Railway. Shoscombe School is a Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, in a grade II listed building.
Post townBath
Administrative CountyBath and North East Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST7156
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
Population462
 

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

Shoscombe, hamlet, 7 miles NW. of Frome, Somerset.

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