Home

British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

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

Thorverton, Devon

Local area map loading...

Thorverton, Devon

Thorverton is a village in Devon, England, about a mile west of the River Exe and 8 miles north of Exeter. It is almost centrally located between Exeter and the towns of Tiverton, Cullompton and Crediton, and contains the hamlets of Yellowford and Raddon. It has two churches and two public houses. The population is approximately 900. The Millennium Green provides walking alongside the stream which runs through the centre of the village.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS9202
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
 

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

Thorverton, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Devon, 7 miles N. of Exeter, 4036 ac., pop. 922; P.O., T.O.

Your comments about Thorverton, Devon

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

comments powered by Disqus