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Buckland Brewer, Devon

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Buckland Brewer, Devon

Buckland Brewer is a village and civil parish in the Torridge district of Devon, England, 4.7 miles south of Bideford. Historically the parish formed part of Shebbear Hundred. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 777.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS4120
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
Population777 (2001 Census)

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

Buckland Brewer, par. and vil., N. Devon, 4½ miles SW. of Bideford, 6157 ac., pop. 737; P.O.; the vil. was formerly a market town, and still has half-yearly fairs.

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