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Parkham, Devon

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Parkham, Devon

Parkham is a small village within the Parish of Parkham four miles south of Horns Cross and the A39 on the North Devon coast. The parish lies within the Kenwith ward in the Torridge district. About 800 people live within Parkham and in the surrounding area.
Post townBideford
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS3821
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01237

Other names by which Parkham, Devon has been known in the past


Parkham, Devon in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Parkham, par., Devon, on river Yeo, 6 miles SW. of Bideford, 5808 ac., pop. 802; contains Hornscross (P.O.), Broad Parkham, &c.

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