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South Pool, Devon

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South Pool, Devon

South Pool is a village in the South Hams district of Devon, England. South Pool is located within South Hams local authority area. Historically it formed part of Coleridge Hundred. It falls within Woodleigh Deanery for ecclesiastical purposes. The Deaneries are used to arrange the typescript Church Notes of B.F. Cresswell which are held in the Westcountry Studies Library. The population was 412 in 1801 296 in 1901 . Figures for other years are available on the local studies website.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX7740
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Pool ~ Pool South

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

Pool, South, par. and vil., Devon - par., 2289 ac. (360 water), pop. 395; vil., 4m. SE. of Kingsbridge; P.O.

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