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Rockbeare, Devon

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Rockbeare, Devon

Rockbeare is a village and civil parish in the East Devon district of the county of Devon, England. Rockbeare is located near Exeter Airport and the city of Exeter. Rockbeare has a church called St Mary with St Andrew, Rockbeare. and a football club called Rockbeare Rangers FC. The hamlets of Allercombe and Marsh Green lie within the civil parish of Rockbeare.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSY0294
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Rochebere ~ Roce- ~ Rochebera

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

Rockbeare, par. and vil., Devon, 6½ miles E. of Exeter, 2375 ac., pop. 472; P.O.; Rockbeare House and Rockbeare Court are seats.

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