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    Place name County Entry Source
    BATH and WELLS Somerset Somerton, and Long Sutton; and the p. curacies of Nether Ham, Ash, Muchelney, West Chinnock, Stoke-sub-Hamden, and Tintinhull Imperial
    BICESTER Oxfordshire West Saxons against the Mercians. An Augustinian priory, dedicated to St. Edburgh, was founded at it, in 1182, by Gilbert Basset, baron of Hedingdon; and given, at the dissolution, to Charles, Duke of Suffolk. Both parties, in the civil war of the time of Charles I., inflicted damage on it; and the royalists, in 1643, were defeated in a skirmish here. A fragment of the priory, now a dwelling house, still exists; a spring called St. Edburgh's well, formerly held in high repute for medicinal virtue, is in the neighbourhood; and a path, called Edburg balk, a corruption Imperial
    ELY Cambridgeshire Somerton, Stanstead, Thorpe-Morieux, Great Waldingfield, and Whatfield; the vicarages of Acton, Assington, Bures-St. Mary, Great Cornard, Edwardston, Stoke-by-Nayland, Sudbury-All-Saints, Ballingdon, Little Waldingfield, and Wiston; and the p. curacies of Kersey, Levenheath, Lindsey, Nayland, Sudbury-St. Gregory, Sudbury-St. Peter, and Wattisham. The deanery of Thedwaster contains the rectories of Ampton, Bradfield-Combust, Bradfield-St. Clare, Bradfield-St. George, Rushbrooke, Drinkston, Felsham, Fornham-St. Genieve, Gedding, Hessett, Rattlesden, Rougham, Stanningfield, West Imperial
    FLEGG Norfolk Somerton, West Somerton, Martham, Rollesby, Burgh-St. Margaret-and-St. Mary, Billockby, Clippesby, Ashby, Oby, Thirne, and Repps-with-Bastwick Imperial
    HORSEY-NEXT-THE-SEA Norfolk West Somerton, under Yarmouth. Acres, 1,830; of which 122 are water. Real property, £1, 652. Pop., 206. Houses Imperial
    KINGWESTON Somerset Somerton, and 4½ SSW of West Pennard r. station. Post town, Somerton, under Taunton. Acres, 1, 166. Real property Imperial
    LANGPORT Somerset Somerton, Compton-Dunden, Kingweston, Barton-St. David, Keinton-Mandeville, Babcary, Charlton-Adam, Charlton-Mackrell, and Kingsdon; and the sub-district of Curry-Rivell, containing the parishes of Curry-Rivell, Drayton, Swell, Fivehead, Curry-Mallett, Beer-Crocombe, Isle-Abbots, Isle-Brewers, South Bradon, Puckington, Barrington, and Earnshill, and the extra-parochial tracts of Nidon, West Imperial
    LINCOLNSHIRE, or LINCOLN Lincolnshire West Willonghby Hall, Witham Hall, and Woodthorpe Hall. The county is governed by a lord lieutenant, about 110 deputy lieutenants, and about 500 magistrates; and is in the Home military district, the Midland judiciary circuit, and the diocese of Lincoln. The assizes are held at Lincoln; and the quarter sessions for the Parts of Lindsey, at Kirton and Spilsby, -for the Parts of Kesteven, at Bourn and Sleaford,-for the Parts of Holland, at Boston and Spalding. The county jail and a city jail are at Lincoln; county houses of correction are at Loutb, Spilsby, Kirton, Falkingham, and Spalding Imperial
    NORFOLK Norfolk West Somerton Hall, Weston House, Westwick House, Whitehall, Whitlingham Hall, Whitwell Hall, Witchingham Hall, Witton Hall, Wiveton Hall, Woodbastwick Hall Imperial
    OXFORDSHIRE, Oxford, or Oxon Oxfordshire west-ward to Abingdon; proceeds thence, within Berks, to the Isis contiguous to Oxford city; and crosses to the W station at Oxford. Another line, continuous with the last, goes northward to the vicinity of Water-Eaton; proceedsthence, north-north-eastward, past Islip, to Bicester; and goes thence, north-eastward, into Bucks and towards Bletchley. Another line deflects from the preceding 1½ mile N of Oxford; goes northward, up the valley of the Cherwell, past Hampton-Gray, Tackley, Lower Heyford, and Somerton Imperial
    SOMERTON Somerset SOMERTON , a small town, a parish, a sub-district, and a hundred, in Somerset. The town stands on an eminence adjacent to the river Cary, 5 miles ENE of Langport r. station; was a residence of the West Imperial
    Somerton, East Norfolk Somerton, East , par., Norfolk, adjacent to West Somerton, 798 ac., pop. 47. Bartholomew
    SOMERTON (East) Norfolk SOMERTON (East) , a parish in Flegg district, Norfolk; 8¾ miles NNW of Yarmouth r. station. Post town, West Somerton Imperial
    Somerton, West Norfolk Somerton, West , par. and vil., Norfolk, 8½ miles NW. of Yarmouth, 1189 ac., pop. 232; P.O. Bartholomew
    SOMERTON (West) Norfolk SOMERTON (West) , a parish in Flegg district, Norfolk; 8¾ miles NW by N of Yarmouth r. station. It has a post Imperial
    West Somerton Norfolk West Somerton , 8½ miles NW. of Yarmouth, Norfolk; P.O. See SOMERTON, WEST. Bartholomew
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