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Ashburton, Devon

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Ashburton, Devon

Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX7570
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01364
Population3,909 (2001 UK Census)

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

Aisbertone ~ Asperton

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

Ashburton, par. and town with ry. sta., E. Devon, 6 miles SW. of Newton Abbot, 6966 ac., pop. 2891; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. Market-day, Saturday. The town carries on the mfr. of serge and blankets.

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