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Nymet Rowland, Devon

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Nymet Rowland, Devon

Nymet Rowland is a small village, and parish of the same name, in central Devon, England, north of Dartmoor. It takes part of its name from "Nymet", the old name for the nearby River Yeo. It is located just to the west of Lapford and south of Nymet Bridge, within the Mid Devon local authority area. Historically it formed part of Winkleigh Hundred; today the North Tawton hundred. It falls within the Chulmleigh Deanery for ecclesiastical purposes.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS7108
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Nymet Rowland, par., Devon, on river Taw, 4 miles SE. of Chulmleigh, 595 ac., pop. 93.

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