Trull  Somerset


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Trull like this:

TRULL, a parish, with a village, in Taunton district, Somerset; 2½ miles SSW of Taunton r. station. It has a post-office under Taunton. Acres, 2,233. Real property, £5,238. Pop., 779. Houses, 108. The manor belongs to R. Mattock, Esq. Gatchell House, Higher Gatchell, Chillis Wood, Wildoak House, and Southwick House are chief residences. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Bath and Wells. Value, £131.* Patron, F. W. Newton, Esq. The church is ancient. There are a Wesleyan collegiate institution, and a national school.

Trull through time

Trull is now part of Taunton Deane district. Click here for graphs and data of how Taunton Deane has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Trull itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Trull, in Taunton Deane and Somerset | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 27th October 2021

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