Somerset Map and Guide

Somerset map, view the English county of Somerset, located in the south-west.

Detailed Street Map of Somerset England

Somerset Map England: Interactive map of Somerset, showing the county in the south-west of England, and identifying its various towns and villages.

Use controls to get a detailed road map of Somerset and get handy town centre maps for its popular places.

Among the major towns shown on this Somerset map are Taunton, Yeovil, Weston Super Mare, Yeovil, Burnham on Sea, Bridgewater, Wellington, Minehead, Chard and Glastonbury.

A traditional county of England, Somerset has an area of 1,610 square miles and a population of around 900,000. It borders Devon, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and Dorset.

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Somerset Places:

Wells - A tiny cathedral city with a population of just 10,000, Wells was the site of a settlement during the Roman occupation of Britain. Wells Map.

Luccombe - A tiny National Trust village, at the foot of Dunkery Beacon, within the Exmoor National Park, Luccombe has a population of just 200, and was the site of an Iron Age hillfort. Luccombe Map.

Ilminster - A small town with about 5,000 inhabitants, Ilminster was documented in Saxon times and also mentioned in the Domesday Book. Ilminster Map.

Chard - Located near to Somerset's border with Devon, Chard was well known for its textiles and lace making. Chard Map.

Weston Super Mare - A large town and seaside resort on the coast of Somerset, Weston Super Mare has a large sandy beach and a pier. Weston Super Mare Map.

Burnham on Sea - Located just south of Weston Super Mare in Somerset, Burnham on Sea is another popular seaside resort with a fine sandy beach and the shorttest pier in Britain. Burnham on Sea Map.

Taunton- The county town of Somerset, Taunton was named after the River Tone, which runs through the centre of the town. Taunton Map.

Glastonbury - Famous for its music festival, Glastonbury is a small historic town in Somerset with a population of about 9,000. Glastonbury Map.

Clevedon - Boasting one of the oldest surviving Victorian piers in Britain, Clevedon is another of Somersets seaside resorts. Clevedon Map.

Bridgewater - An ancient market town which was listed in the Anglo-Saxon Chronicles, Bridgewater is the administrative centre for the Sedgemoor district of Somerset. Bridgewater Map.

Wellington - Not to be confused with the city of Wellington in New Zealand, Wellington is a small industrial town near Taunton in Somerset. Wellington Map.

Wiveliscombe - A small town which once prospered due to the wool trade, Wiveliscombe has a history which goes back to pre Roman times. Wiveliscombe Map.

Above you can read summaries of some places shown on this Somerset map, follow the links to get to dedicated pages.

More Somerset Maps: Minehead Map - Yeovil Somerset Map - Dulverton Map