Wells is the smallest city in , with a population of around 10,000. It is in in the South West of the country. The city is dominated by the magnificent Gothic cathedral and is famous for its remarkably intact ecclesiastical quarter.
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Notable Places in the Area

is an Anglican cathedral in Wells, Somerset, England, dedicated to St Andrew the Apostle and seat of the Bishop of Bath and Wells, whose cathedra it holds as mother church of the Diocese of Bath and Wells. Photo: Diliff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Bishop's Palace and accompanying Bishops House at Wells in the English county of , is adjacent to and has been the home of the Bishops of the Diocese of Bath and Wells for 800 years. Photo: Rodw, CC BY-SA 2.0.

City gate
in Wells, , England, is an entrance gateway into a walled precinct, the… Photo: Derek Andrews, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a museum in the city of Wells. Photo: Rodw, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is a village and civil parish 2 miles west of and 4 miles from Wells, in the Mendip district of , England. Photo: Sharon Loxton, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village in Somerset, England. It is the location of the show caves. Photo: Adrian and Janet Quantock, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village in , England in the , close to and 4 miles north-west of Wells. Photo: Rodw, Public domain.


51.2095° or 51° 12' 34" north
-2.6451° or 2° 38' 42.4" west
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United Nations Location Code
138 feet (42 metres)
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node 304611
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