Newton Tracey  Devon


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

NEWTON-TRACEY, a village and a parish in Barnstaple district, Devon. The village stands 2¼ miles W of the river Taw, and 5 S S W of Barnstaple r. station; and has a post-office under Barnstaple. The parish comprises 336 acres. Real property, £571. Pop., 136. Houses, 34. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £67. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is old but good, and has a tower. There is a parochial school.

Newton Tracey through time

Newton Tracey 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 Newton Tracey itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 24th May 2022

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