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Combe Down, Bath and North East Somerset

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Combe Down, Bath and North East Somerset

Combe Down is a village suburb of Bath, England in the Bath and North East Somerset unitary authority within the ceremonial county of Somerset. Combe Down sits on a ridge above Bath approximately 1.5 miles to the south of the city centre. "Combe" or "coombe" is a West Country word meaning a steep-sided valley.
Post townBATH
Administrative CountyBath and North East Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST7662
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 Combe Down, Bath and North East Somerset has been known in the past

Combedown

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

Combedown, eccl. dist. and vil., Monckton-Combe par., E. Somerset, pop. 1116; the vil. is 2 miles S. of Bath; P.O., called Combe Down.

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