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Powderham, Devon

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Powderham, Devon

Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX9684
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon 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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