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Ugborough, Devon

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Ugborough, Devon

Ugborough is a village and civil parish in South Hams in the English county of Devon. It has a large church with a history going back to 1121. It also contains a Post Office, a small junior school and pre-school, a village hall and a central square. A public bus service runs through Ugborough (on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday), as does a bus to the local secondary school at Ivybridge. It holds a fair every year in July, with traditional games and stalls.
DistrictSouth Hams
Post townIVYBRIDGE
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX6755
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
Population1,736 (2001)
 

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

Ulgeberge

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

Ugborough, par. and vil., Devon - par. (containing part of town of Ivybridge), 8659 ac., pop. 1463; vil., 1½ mile SW. of Kingsbridge Road sta.; P.O.

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