Place:Upton Noble, Somerset, England

NameUpton Noble
Alt namesUpton-Noble
Upton Caboche (14th century)source: wikipedia
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates51.154°N 2.412°W
Located inSomerset, England
See alsoFrome (rural), Somerset, Englandrural district in which Upton Noble situated 1894-1974
Mendip, Somerset, Englandnon-metropolitan district in existence since 1974 which includes Upton Noble
source: Family History Library Catalog
the text in this section is based on an article in Wikipedia.

Upton Noble is a village and civil parish on the River Frome 3 miles north east of Bruton, and 7 miles from Frome, in the Mendip district of Somerset, England.


Historic Descriptions

1822 - Somersetshire Delineated by Christopher and John Greenwood

UPTON-NOBLE — a parish in the hundred of Bruton,4 miles N.N.E. from Bruton; containing 62 inhabited houses, and 69 families, 53 of whom are employed in agriculture. The church is a small structure, consisting of a nave, chancel, south aisle and porch, over which is a tower containing two bells. The living is a rectory, in the deanery of Cary, united with Batcombe. Population, 1801, 223 — 1811, 219 — 1821, 285.

1929 - Somerset by George Woosung Wade & Joseph Henry Wade

Upton Noble, a parish 2½ m. S.W. of Witham Friary. The church has a small gable-roofed tower, and preserves in the E. wall of a S. chapel a defaced crucifix within a nimbus. The font is early.

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