Names from historical writing:

The following appear as names for Taunton. Follow the links for what the author actually said:

Name Author Source
ST JAMES TAUNTON John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
ST MARY MAGDALEN TAUNTON John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
TANNTON Celia Fiennes Through England on a Side Saddle in the Time of William and Mary (London: Field and Tuer, The Leadenhall Press, 1888).
TANTON Celia Fiennes Through England on a Side Saddle in the Time of William and Mary (London: Field and Tuer, The Leadenhall Press, 1888).
TANTUN John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (Edinburgh: A Fullarton & Co., 1870-72).
TAUNTON John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (Edinburgh: A Fullarton & Co., 1870-72).
TAUNTON ST JAMES John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
TAUNTON ST MARY MAGDALEN John Bartholomew Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887).
THONETUN John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (Edinburgh: A Fullarton & Co., 1870-72).
THONTON William Camden Britain, or, a Chorographicall Description of the most flourishing Kingdomes, England, Scotland, and Ireland (London: George Bishop and John Norton, 1610).

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