The OPC for Old Cleeve is : Unknown: No email address available.
Places of worship:
Church details, together with baptism, marriage, monumental inscription & burial records can be accessed by clicking on the church name.
1537 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1861 census.
212 People born in this parish but residing elsewhere in the OPC Database for the 1861 census.
2 People born in this parish but residing elsewhere in the OPC Database for the 1891 census.
Links to parish histories, bibliographies etc:
1861 Census The 1861 census for Old Cleeve is searchable on the FreeCEN website.
1881 Census The 1881 census for Old Cleeve is searchable on the LDS website.
A vision of Old Cleeve A vision of Britain between 1801 and 2001. Including maps, statistical trends and historical descriptions
West Somerset Railway The website of the West Somerset Railway, which runs through the parish of Old Cleeve with a station at Washford.
A brief history of Cleeve Abbey (Contact the Old Cleeve OPC for look-ups in the English Heritage book "Cleeve Abbey" by Stuart Harrison.)
Old Cleeve Memories "The memories of a few of the people who have lived in Old Cleeve over the years:
Dr Glyn Court (Roadwater, Washford)
Dr Maurice Hardman (Leighland)
Harry Horrobin (Roadwater)
Bob Reed (Roadwater)
The West Somerset Mineral Line A brief history of the West Somerset Mineral Line which ran through the Parish. (Contact the Old Cleeve OPC for look-ups in the book "The Old Mineral Line" by R.J.Sellick)
Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.:
Poor Law Union The Williton Poor Law Union formally came into being on 19th May 1836.
The OPC database contains no wills of people who lived in this parish.
Please contact the OPC co-ordinator if you have information or links you would like to contribute.
Remember that OPCs are volunteers and are unlikely to have information not listed on this page.
Please be courteous and patient - they, like you, have busy lives and will try and respond as quickly as they can.