Yeovil, Somerset

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Yeovil is a town in Somerset

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Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Yeovil within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.

Yeovil in historic gazetteers

Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew

Yeovil, mun. bor., market town, and par., Somerset, on river Yeo or Ivel, 22 miles SE. of Bridgwater, 50½ miles S. of Bristol, and 124¾ miles SW. of London by rail - par., 4056 ac., pop. 9507; bor., 700 ac., pop. 8479; P.O., T.O., 3 Banks, 1 newspaper. Market-days, Friday and Saturday. Yeovil, known at Domesday as Ivel, is an old prescriptive borough. The parish church is a fine cruciform edifice, with a 15th century tower. The woollen trade once carried on has died out, but there is an extensive mfr. of kid and other gloves. Brewing is carried on. Yeovil is a railway centre of some importance.

Yeovil in the Domesday Book

A village in Stone hundred, in the county of Somerset.

Three manors recorded in Domesday. is a Good Stuff website.