Thurlbear  Somerset


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

THURLBEAR, a parish in Taunton district, Somerset; 3¾ miles SE of Taunton r. station. Post town, Taunton. Acres, 949. Real property, £1,021. Pop., 192. Houses, 34. The manor belongs to Lord Portman. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Bath and Wells. Value, £136.* Patron, Lord Portman. The church is Norman.

Thurlbear through time

Thurlbear 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 Thurlbear itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 24th October 2021

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