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Polsloe, Devon

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Polsloe, Devon

Polsloe is a suburb and ward of the city of Exeter in Devon, England. It lies to the east of the city centre. In 2001 the population of the ward of Polsloe was 6,197, making it the 7th most populous out of 18 wards in the city. The name Polsloe is derived from Poll's marsh, named after Poll, the owner of land here at the time of the Domesday Book. The Benedictine priory, Polsloe Priory was founded here in around 1159.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX9393
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Polesleuge ~ Poleuia ~ Poesleuia

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