Warkleigh  Devon


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

WARKLEIGH, a parish in South Molton district, Devon; 2½ miles N of South Molton Road r. station. Post town, South Molton, North Devon. Acres, 2,451. Real property, £1,693. Pop., 330. Houses, 64. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £215.* Patron, J. Gould, Esq. There are a free school and a national school.

Warkleigh through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Warkleigh in North Devon | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 27th October 2021

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