Open a form to report problems or contribute information

 
1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted
Page 1 of 4

Help and advice for Aylesbeare 1868

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it. We have a number of people each maintaining different sections of the web site, so it is important to submit information via a link on the relevant page otherwise it is likely to go to the wrong person and may not be acted upon.

AYLESBEARE

[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)]

"AYLESBEARE, a parish in the hundred of East Budleigh, in the county of Devon, 6 miles to the N.W. of Sidmouth. Exeter is its post town. It is situated in a beautiful country on the west side of the river Otter, and contains the tything of Newton-Poppleford, and the liberty of Dotton. A manufactory of silk and riband is established here, and gives employment to some of the inhabitants. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Exeter, value £210, in the patronage of the Rev. W. H. Carwithen, incumbent. The church is dedicated to St. Christopher. There is a district church at Newton-Poppleford, the living of which is a perpetual curacy value £45, in the gift of the vicar. There are some trifling charities."

Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003