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Chittlehamholt, Devon

Historical Description

Chittlehamholt, a parish in Devonshire, on the river Taw, U miles NW of South Molton Road, 5 E of Um-berleigh station on the L. & S.W.R., and 7 of South Molton town. It has a post office under Chulmleigh. Area, 1999 acres; population, 266. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Exeter; value, £108. The church is a modern structure in the Early English style, founded by the late Lord Rolle.

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

Civil Registration

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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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.

DistrictNorth Devon
RegionSouth West
Postal districtEX37
Post TownUmberleigh