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Bickleigh, Devon

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Bickleigh, Devon

Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS9407
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Bickleigh.-- par., N. Devon, on river Exe, 4 miles S. of Tiverton, 1835 ac., pop. 233; P.O.; the birthplace of Bampfylde Moore Carew (1693-1770), king of the Gipsies, an eccentric mendicant.

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