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Langridge, Somerset

Historical Description

Langridge, a parish, with a village, in Somerset, adjacent to Gloucestershire, and near Lansdown Hill, 4 miles NNW of Bath station on the G.W.R. Post town, Bath. Acreage, 773; population of the civil parish, 85; of the ecclesiastical, 82. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Bath and Wells; value, £110 with residence. The church measures only 50 feet by 18, has a beautiful Anglo-Norman entrance, and was restored in 1889.

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


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

Ancient CountySomersetshire 
Ecclesiastical parishLangridge St. Mary Magdalene 
Poor Law unionBath 

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

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

Directories & Gazetteers

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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

CountyBath and North East Somerset
RegionSouth West
Postal districtBA1
Post TownBath