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Tintinhull, Somerset

Historical Description

Tintinhull, a village and a parish in Somerset. The village stands 2 miles E of Martock station on the G.W.R., and 4¼ WNW of Yeovil. It has a post office under Martock; money order office, Ilchester; telegraph office, Montacute railway station. Acreage of parish, 2083; population, 426. There is a parish council of five members. The manor belongs to Viscount Arbuthnott. Glove making is carried on. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Bath and Wells; gross value, £150 with residence. The church is Later English, and was thoroughly restored in 1885. There is a Baptist chapel.

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 parishTintinhull St. Margaret 
Poor Law unionYeovil 

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.

Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Tintinhull from the following:


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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

DistrictSouth Somerset
RegionSouth West
Postal districtBA22
Post TownYeovil