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Cornwood, Devon

Cornwood is a village and civil parish in the South Hams in Devon, England. It has a population of 988.
DistrictSouth Hams
Post townIVYBRIDGE
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX6059
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01752
Population988 (2001)
 

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

Cornehode ~ Cornehuda

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

Cornwood, par. and vil. with ry. sta., S. Devon, on river Yealrae, 8½ miles NE. of Plymouth, 10,680 ac., pop. 1165; P.O.; the vil. is about 1 mile from sta.

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