Langford (Barrington), Somerset

Historical Description

Langford, a village in Barrington and Churchill parishes, Somerset, 6 miles NE of Axbridge. It is divided into Lower Langford and Upper Langford, and it has a post office of the name of Langford.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Somersetshire
Civil parish Burrington
Hundred Brent with Wrington
Poor Law union Axbridge

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Church Records

Ancestry.co.uk, in association with Somerset Archives & Local Studies, have images of the Parish Registers for Somerset online.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Langford (Barrington) from the following:


Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Somersetshire, 1623 is available on the Heraldry page.