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Dean Prior, Devon

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Dean Prior, Devon

Dean Prior is a village and civil parish near the A38 road, in the South Hams district, in the county of Devon, England. It is located near the town of Buckfastleigh. Dean Prior has a church called St George Martyr, Dean Prior, where the seventeenth-century poet Robert Herrick was twice vicar.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX7263
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Dean-Prior, par., S. Devon, on verge of Dartmoor, 6 miles NW. of Totnes, 4165 ac., pop. 315; P.O.

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