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Hooe, City of Plymouth

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Hooe, City of Plymouth

Hooe is a small suburb of Plymstock, part of the City of Plymouth in the English county of Devon. It has a pleasant site adjacent to the estuary of the River Plym and has been built over the site of the once grand house and estate of Radford, the family seat of the Harris family. Hooe consists of two areas, Higher Hooe and Lower Hooe, with Lower Hooe including the oldest area near to Hooe Lake and the old barn from the former Hooe Barton Farm, demolished in 1969.
Administrative CountyCity of Plymouth
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX5052
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01752

Other names by which Hooe, City of Plymouth has been known in the past


Hooe, City of Plymouth in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hooe, eccl. dist. and vil., Plymstock par., S. Devon - dist., pop. 1240; the vil. is 3 miles SE. of Plymouth.

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