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Sheepstor, Devon

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Sheepstor, Devon

Sheepstor is a village and civil parish on the western side of Dartmoor in the county of Devon, England. In 2001 its population was 53, down from 95 in 1901. For administrative purposes the parish is grouped with the parishes of Meavy and Walkhampton to form Burrator Parish Council, and for electoral purposes it is grouped with the same two parishes to form Burrator Ward.
DistrictWest Devon
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX5567
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 code01822
Population53 (Census 2001)

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

Sheepstor, par., Devon, 7 miles SE. of Tavistock, 3595 ac., pop. 90.

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