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  • A great page that has the history of Somerset County, can be found in Wikipedia. 
  • Many historical events both Civil and Military have changed the County of Somerset, an interesting timeline can be found in Wikipedia.
  • Avon Local History and Archaeology is the umbrella group for local history and archaeology societies in Bristol, Bath, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset. They organise a local history study day each year, and our AGM is accompanied by a lecture with a distinguished speaker. Each year they publish 3-4 compact but authoritative books on aspects of Avon local history.
  • [ North Petherton Local History}