Open a form to report problems or contribute information

 
1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted

Help and advice for Puddington 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 are in the process of upgrading the site to implement a content management system.

PUDDINGTON

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

"PUDDINGTON, (or Podington), a parish in the hundred of Witheridge, county Devon, 7 miles N. by W. of Crediton, its post town, and 8 S.W. of Tiverton. The village, which is of small extent, is situated near the river Credy, and is chiefly agricultural. The soil consists of loam upon a subsoil of clay. The tithes have been commuted for a rent-charge of £131, and there are 81 acres of glebe. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Exeter, value £136. The church, dedicated to St. Bartholomew, or St. Thomas-a-Becket, is an ancient stone structure with a tower containing three bells. The Presbyterians have a place of worship. The landowners are lords of the manor.

Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003