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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

Administration

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 
HundredBath-Forum 
Poor Law unionBath 

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

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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.

CountyBath and North East Somerset
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Postal districtBA1
Post TownBath