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Clyst St Mary, Devon

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Clyst St Mary, Devon

Clyst St Mary is a small village and civil parish 3 miles east of Exeter on the main roads to Exmouth and Sidmouth in East Devon. The name comes from the Celtic word clyst meaning 'clear stream'.
DistrictEast Devon
Post townEXETER
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX9791
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01392 87
Population642 (2004 Mid year Estimates)

Other names by which Clyst St Mary, Devon has been known in the past

Clist St Mary

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

Clist St Mary, par., E. Devon, on r. Clist, 4 m. SE. of Exeter, 582 ac., pop. 168; P.O., called Clyst St Mary.

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