[Description from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)]
Transcribed by Rosemary Lockie ©2010
"HELE, a hamlet in the hundred of Hayridge, county Devon, 4 miles S.W. of Cullompton, and 8 N.E. of Exeter, by the Great Western railway, on which it is a station. It is situated near the river Culme and the South Devon railway. There is also a bridge of this name across the Exe, in county Somerset."