Lullington, Somerset

Historical Description

Lullington, a parish in Somerset, 2¾ miles N by E of Frome station on the G.W.R. Post town, Beckington, under Bath. Acreage, 703; population of the civil parish, 119; of the ecclesiastical, 166. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Bath and Wells, and was annexed in 1867 to Orchardleigh. The church is of the time of King Stephen; comprises½ nave, chancel, and side chapel, with a tower, and contains a fine Early Norman font, also a remarkable Norman doorway on the N side.

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
Ecclesiastical parish Lullington All Saints
Hundred Frome
Poor Law union Frome

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


Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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

DistrictMendip
CountySomerset
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Postal districtBA11
Post TownFrome