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Upton Noble, Somerset

Historical Description

Upton Noble, a parish in Somerset, 1½ mile SW of Witham station on the G.W.R., and 3 miles NNE of Bruton. Post town, Bruton, under Bath. Acreage, 679; population, 202. The living is a rectory, annexed to Batcombe, in the diocese of Bath and Wells; net value, £600 with residence. The church is ancient and small, and has been restored. There is a small Wesleyan chapel.

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 
HundredBruton 
Poor Law unionShepton-Mallet 

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


Church Records

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Civil Registration

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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.

DistrictMendip
CountySomerset
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Postal districtBA4
Post TownShepton Mallet