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The Frome, Somerset

Historical Description

Frome, The, a river of Somerset. It rises among the Mendip Hills, describes the segment of a circle with the convexity facing the south-east, makes an entire run of about 20 miles, about 4 or 5 of which are on the boundary with Wilts, and goes past Frome town to the Avon at Bath.

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

Church Records, in association with Somerset Archives & Local Studies, have images of the Parish Registers for Somerset online.