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Trusham, Devon

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Trusham, Devon

Trusham is a small village in the Teign Valley just outside of Chudleigh between Newton Abbot and Exeter in Devon. It has one pub which claims to be the oldest in Devon named The Cridford Inn. It is believed that the main site of the now, Cridford Inn, dates back to 1086 and was probably one of the nine small-holdings mentioned in the “Domesday Book”, which belonged to the Abbey of Buckfast in the Manor of Trusham.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX8582
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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


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

Trusham, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Devon, 7¾ miles N. of Newton Abbot, 749 ac., pop. 174.

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