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Alwington, Devon

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Alwington, Devon

Alwington is a village and civil parish in the Torridge district of Devon, England. The parish is on the coast and includes the villages of Alwington, Fairy Cross, Ford and Knotty Corner. The parish has a total population of 381 (2001 census).
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS4023
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Alwinetone ~ Alwinetona

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

Alwington, par., N. Devon, on river Yeo, 4 miles SW. of Bideford, 2655 ac., pop. 364.

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