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Cheriton Bishop, Devon

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Cheriton Bishop, Devon

Cheriton Bishop is a village and civil parish situated on the northern borders of Dartmoor National park between Exeter and Okehampton, in Devon, England. The history of the settlement can be traced back over a thousand years when the old village centre was first established as a commercial centre for the local farming community.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX7793
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Cheriton Bishop, par., E. Devon, 9 miles W. of Exeter, 4875 ac., pop. 591; P.O.; contains the hamlet of Cheriton Cross.

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