For enquiries about Parish Council business,
the contact details for the Parish Clerk are available via the SSDC site
NEW - a website for general village information
has been set up by the Parish Council
There is also a link to the old Parish Design Statement (which is currently being revised by a Parish Council working group) on the "Houses" page of this site
The 2011 census statistics for the parish [and other parishes in South Somerset] can be downloaded HERE - 'Charlton Mackrell'
For information about hiring The Charltons Community Hall and its facilities,
please visit the website of
The Charltons Memorial Playing Field and Community Hall Committee
** Historical Society meeting details **
A 19th century alphabetical name index (by year only) of baptisms and other events between 1576 and 1847 - free to download.
The "S" surnames have been transcribed first, including variants of SQUIRE, STOWER, SUGAR, SAUNDERS, SUMMERS, SANSOM, etc.
Please contact us if you would like any other look-ups or could help with transcribing other surnames.
Some information about the inhabitants of The Charltons from the 1911 CENSUS
On Village Day 2011, the Historical Society contributed a display of old photos of the village school and of other houses and industrial structures in the parish.
The school pictures are now in a GALLERY and others will be added to the website. The "odd one out" was the original Tout farmhouse, now demolished.
Visitors were challenged to identify the members of a Charlton Mackrell Cricket Club Team - but only one possible name was suggested - can you help?
The Charltons Historical Society has worked with the newly-formed South Somerset Archaeological Research Group on the Lytes Cary project.
SSARG is the voluntary archaeology organisation in South Somerset dedicated to carrying out year round high quality archaeological research and enabling people from all walks of life to be involved in their local history and archaeology.