Place:


Colyford  Devon

 

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

COLYFORD, a tything, with a village, in Colyton parish, Devon: on Seaton railway, 1 mile S of Colyton. The village stands on a Roman road; probably occupies the site of a Roman station; was once a pleasant place of some note; and has a post office under Axminster, a r. station, and a fair on the Wednesday after 11 March.

Colyford through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/20884

Date accessed: 30th March 2020


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