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Uffculme, Devon

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Uffculme, Devon

Uffculme is a village located in the Mid Devon district, of Devon, England. Situated in the Blackdown Hills on the B3440, close to the M5 motorway, near Cullompton Uffculme is on the upper reaches of the River Culm. The 2001 census indicated the population at 2631.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridST0612
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Ufcolumbe ~ Upculm ~ Offecome ~ Offecoma

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

Uffculme, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Devon, on river Culm, 2¾ miles NE. of Tiverton Junction and 7¼ miles E. of Tiverton, 6122 ac., pop. 1811; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. Uffculme, anciently called Upculm, was long, from 1266, a market town; its ales have a considerable local reputation.

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