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Countisbury, Devon

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Countisbury, Devon

Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS7449
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Countesbury ~ Contesberie ~ Contesberia

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

Countisbury, coast par. and vil., N. Devon, on border of co., 18 miles NE. of Barnstaple, 3512 ac., pop. 164; in vicinity of vil. is Countisbury Hill (1200 ft. high), surmounted by ancient camp.

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