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Stone Easton, Somerset

Historical Description

Stone Easton, a parish, with a village, in Somerset, under the Mendip Hills, 4½ miles W by S of Radstock, and 2 from Hallatrow station on the G.W.R. It has a post office under Bath; money order office, Chewton Mendip; telegraph office, Paulton. Acreage, 1430; population of the civil parish, 373; of the ecclesiastical, 935. The living is a vicarage, united with Farrington Gurney, in the diocese of Bath and Wells; gross value, £120 with residence. The church is ancient, and was thoroughly restored in 1891.

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 
Poor Law unionClutton 

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Visitations Heraldic

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