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Bucksmills, Devon

Historical Description

Bucksmills, an ecclesiastical parish in Devonshire, near the town and railway station of Bideford, under which It has a post, money order, and telegraph office. Population, 250. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Exeter; net value, £195 with residence. The church was built in 1862.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers covering Devon online:


Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of the County of Devon in the year 1564, with additions from the earlier visitation of 1531, is online.

The Visitations of the County of Devon, comprising the Heralds' Visitations of 1531, 1564, & 1620, with additions by Lieutant-Colonel J.L. Vivian, published for the author by Henry S. Eland, Exeter 1895 is online.