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Sutton Mallet, Somerset

Historical Description

Sutton Mallett, a chapelry in Moorlinch parish, Somerset, 4 miles S of Edington station on the Somerset and Dorset railway, and 5 E of Bridgwater. Post town, Bridgwater. Acreage, 883; population, 119. The living is annexed to Moorlinch. The church is modern, with the exception of the tower.

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 
Civil parishMoorlinch 
Poor Law unionBridgwater 

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

We have transcribed the entry for Sutton Mallet from the following:


Online maps of Sutton Mallet are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Somerset papers online:

Visitations Heraldic

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

RegionSouth West
Postal districtTA7
Post TownBridgwater