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|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Police Authority||Devon and Cornwall|
Other names by which Powderham, Devon has been known in the past
Pouderham ~ Poldreham
Powderham, Devon in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Powderham.-- par. and vil., Devon - par., 1947 ac., pop. 280; vil., on W. side of estuary of river Exe, 6½ miles SE. of Exeter; Powderham Castle, seat of the Earl of Devon, is an ancient Norman edifice, situated in a finely wooded park sloping to the Exe.
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