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Rewe, Devon

Rewe is a village and civil parish in the county of Devon in England. It lies on the river Culm, 5 miles north of the city of Exeter and 9 miles south of the town of Tiverton. Rewe is a linear village, with most of its buildings lying along the A396 road about 1 mile north of the larger village of Stoke Canon. The Reading to Plymouth railway line also passes through the village, but there has never been a station here; the nearest operating station is Exeter St Davids.
DistrictEast Devon
Post townEXETER
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX9499
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01392
Population378 (civil parish, 2001 Census)
 

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

Reuwa

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

Rewe, par. and vil., Devon, on river Culm, 4½ miles NE. of Exeter, 1340 ac., pop. 284; P.O.

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