Coxley  Somerset


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

COXLEY, a tything and a chapelry in St. Cuthbert-Wells parish, Somerset. The tything lies 2¼ miles SW of Wells r. station, and has a post office under Wells, Somerset. Pop., 272. The chapelry was constituted in 1844; and is more extensive than the tything. Pop., 495. Houses, 106. The property is much subdivided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Bath and Wells. Value, £300.* Patron, the Vicar of Wells. The church is good.

Additional information about this locality is available for Wells

Coxley through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 23rd February 2024

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