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Ashford, North Devon

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OS grid reference  SS5335
Country  England
Police  Devon and Cornwall
Local time  Sunday 1:57 PM
Region  South West
Sovereign state  United Kingdom
Fire  Devon and Somerset
Shire county  Devon
Ashford, North Devon
Weather  12°C, Wind S at 35 km/h, 78% Humidity

Ashford is a village and civil parish in the North Devon district of Devon, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 273.

Map of Ashford, UK

This Ashford has a different origin to other place-names called Ashford, the origin being "ash-tree enclosure" Old English æsc "ash tree" and worō / worth "enclosure". The name was recorded as Aiscawurde in 1182.

The parish church of St Peter is a grade II* listed building. The tower was rebuilt in 1798 and the remainder in 1854.

References

Ashford, North Devon Wikipedia


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