Home

British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Devon » Bulkworthy, Devon - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Bulkworthy, Devon

Local area map loading...

Bulkworthy, Devon

Bulkworthy is a village and civil parish in the Torridge district of Devon, England, about 9 miles southwest of Great Torrington, and on the River Torridge. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 83. It is listed in the Domesday Book as Buchesworde.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS3914
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
 

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

Buchesworde ~ Bochesorda

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

Bulkworthy, par., N. Devon, on river Torridge, 9 miles SW. of Bideford, 1115 ac., pop. 113.

Your comments about Bulkworthy, Devon

What do you know about Bulkworthy, Devon? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus