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Christow, Devon

Christow is a village located on the edge of Dartmoor National Park, England. It has been around for hundreds of years nestled on the side of the Teign Valley. The village is presently home to around 850 people and grows slowly. It is situated 5 miles from the small town of Chudleigh and 8 miles from Exeter (this being about 30 minutes travelling time). It has one shop, a post office, two pubs, a pet crematorium, a surgery and a Community Hall.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX8384
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
 

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

Cristow

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

Christow, par., E. Devon, on river Teign, 7½ miles SW. of Exeter, 3218 ac., pop. 588; P.O.

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