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Sourton, Devon

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Sourton, Devon

Sourton is a small village and civil parish in West Devon, England. It lies about 4 miles south-west of Okehampton. It is at the north-western extremity of Dartmoor, a National Park of England and Wales and lies along the A386 road. Sourton Parish has a population of over 400.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX5390
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
 

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

Surintone ~ Surintona

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

Sourton, par., Devon, 5 miles SW. of Okehampton, 5018 ac., pop. 514.

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