West Down  Devon


In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described West Down like this:

West Down, par. and vil., Devon - par., 4059 ac., pop. 532; vil., 7 miles NW. of Barnstaple; P.O.

West Down through time

West Down 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 West Down itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 28th January 2022

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