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Bridford, Devon

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Bridford, Devon

Bridford is a village in south west England, located in the Teign Valley, Devon on the edge of Dartmoor. Bridford is twinned with Saint-Vaast-sur-Seulles, a village in the Normandy region of France. Bridford has a small village pub called the Bridford Inn run by Simon and Corinna Medland; a small church, the Church of St. Thomas Becket. Like most villages it has a play park and a village hall. Children from Bridford go to Christow Primary school or Doddiscombsleigh Community Primary school.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX8186
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western

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

Bridgeford ~ Bredford ~ Bredfort ~ Brideford ~ Brideforda

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

Bridford, par., E Devon, on river Teign, 9 miles SW. of Exeter, 4114 ac., pop. 436.

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