Withypool  Somerset


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Withypool like this:

WITHYPOOLE, a parish, with a village, in the district of Tiverton and county of Somerset; adjoining Exmoor forest, 11 miles NW of Bampton r. station. Post town, Exford, under Taunton. Acres, 3,630. Real property, £1,797. Pop., 307. Houses, 60. The property is subdivided. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to Hawkridge. The church is early English.

Withypool through time

Withypool is now part of West Somerset district. Click here for graphs and data of how West Somerset has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Withypool itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Withypool in West Somerset | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 18th January 2022

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