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Bathwick, Bath and North East Somerset

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Bathwick, Bath and North East Somerset

Bathwick is an electoral ward in the City of Bath, England, on the opposite bank of the River Avon to the historic city centre. Bathwick was part of the hundred of Bath Forum. The district became part of the Bath urban area with the 18th century development of the Pulteney estate and the building of Pulteney Bridge.
Post townBATH
Administrative CountyBath and North East Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST7565
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
 

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

Wiche ~ Wica

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

Bathwick, par., in Somerset, wholly in Bath bor., 573 ac., pop. 5167; contains Bathwick St John, eccl. dist., pop. 1418.

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