Cockercombe

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Cockercombe
Cockercombe Forest Office - geograph.org.uk - 224505.jpg
Cockercombe Forest Office
Cockercombe is located in Somerset
Cockercombe
Cockercombe
Location within Somerset
OS grid referenceST1602833039
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townTAUNTON
Postcode districtTA4
PoliceAvon and Somerset
FireDevon and Somerset
AmbulanceSouth Western
EU ParliamentSouth West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Somerset
51°05′26″N 3°12′01″W / 51.090491°N 3.200396°W / 51.090491; -3.200396Coordinates: 51°05′26″N 3°12′01″W / 51.090491°N 3.200396°W / 51.090491; -3.200396

Cockercombe is a hamlet within the civil parish of West Bagborough in the West Somerset district of Somerset, England. Its nearest town is Taunton, which lies approximately 6.7 miles (10.8 km) away from the village.

Cockercombe tuff, a greenish-grey, hard sedimentary rock, is only found in this area.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Prudden, Hugh. "Somerset building stone guide" (PDF). Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society. p. 4. Retrieved 16 July 2011.