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Cornworthy, Devon

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Cornworthy, Devon

Cornworthy is a village and civil parish in South Hams, Devon, England. The hamlet of East Cornworthy lies due east of the village at grid reference SX847552. Cornworthy Priory established for nuns of the order of St. Austin is now a Grade I listed building.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX8255
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Corneorde ~ Corda ~ Crneorda

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

Cornworthy, par., S. Devon, on river Dart, 4 miles SE. of Totnes ry. sta., 2721 ac. (240 water), pop. 418.

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