North Newton  Somerset


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

NEWTON (North), a chapelry in North Petherton parish, Somerset; on the Taunton canal, near the Bristoland Exeter railway, 3½ miles S E of Bridgewater r. station. Post-town, Bridgewater. Real property and pop., returned with the parish. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Bath and Wells. Value, £70. Patron, Sir T. D. Acland, Bart.

North Newton through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of North Newton, in Sedgemoor and Somerset | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 28th January 2022

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