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Batheaston, Bath and North East Somerset

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Batheaston, Bath and North East Somerset

Batheaston is a village and civil parish 2 miles east of Bath, England (which is believed to be the origin of the name), on the north bank of the River Avon. The parish has a population of 2,625. The northern area of the parish on the road to St Catherine is an area known as Northend. Batheaston has been twinned with Oudon in France since 2005.
Post townBATH
Administrative CountyBath and North East Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST7867
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
Population2,625
 

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

Bathstone ~ Easton ~ Estone ~ Estona

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

Batheaston, par., E. Somerset, 2 miles NE. of Bath, 1863 ac., pop. 1637; P.O., T.O. Salisbury Hill (600 ft.) has remains of an ancient circular camp.

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