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Culmstock, Devon

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Culmstock, Devon

Culmstock is a picturesque parish village in east Devon, about 5 miles from Tiverton and 7 or so miles NE of Cullompton. It is laid out on both sides of the River Culm; the village is joined by a single old narrow stone bridge across the river. Historically it fell within the boundaries of the Hemyock Hundred.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridST1013
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Columstock ~ Clumestoche ~ Clumestocha

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

Culmstock, par. and vil. with ry. sta., N. Devon, on r. Culm, 7 m. NE. of Cullompton, 3494 ac., pop. 863; p. o.

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