Sutcombe  Devon


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Sutcombe like this:

SUTCOMBE, a parish, with a village, in Holsworthy district, Devon; 5 miles N by E of Holsworthy r. station. Post town, Holsworthy, North Devon. Acres, 3,593. Real property, £2,429. Pop., 441. Houses, 89. The property is subdivided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £300.* Patron, W. B. Coham, Esq. The church is early English, with a Norman doorway. There are alms houses with £38 a year.

Sutcombe through time

Sutcombe is now part of Torridge district. Click here for graphs and data of how Torridge has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Sutcombe itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Sutcombe, in Torridge and Devon | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 10th August 2022

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