Contiguous Paishes (Our Neighbours)
Brewham (SOM) - Bruton (SOM) - Maiden Bradley - Mere - Stourton
Websites of Interest
Cathy Day - OPC for Mere, has her own website which can be visited via her link.
The Parish Church of St. Mary
Parish Registers held at WSHC
The village lies in the extreme west of the county on the Somerset Border. The parish includes the hamlet of Norton Ferris. In the 2001 census the parish had a population of 292.
It lies on the northern edge of the ancient Selwood Forest. Whitesheet Hill is in the far east of the parish, and Long Knoll (288m above sea level) is a long ridge on the northern boundary of the parish.
Buildings and Land
Crime and Legal Matters
Emigration and Migration
Employment and Business
Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship
People and Parish Notables
Census Returns Transcripts
Elections. Polls and Voters Lists
Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse
War, Conflict and Military Matters