Woodland is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Devon, created in 1754 from chapelry in Ipplepen Ancient Parish.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1560
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1610
Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
WOODLAND, a chapelry in Ipplepen parish, Devon; 5 miles WSW of Newton-Abbot r. station. Post town, Ashburton, under Newton-Abbot. Acres, 1,606. Real property, £1,795; of which £25 are in quarries. Pop., 169. Houses, 50. The property is much subdivided. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £56. Patrons, the Inhabitants. The church is good.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
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Civil Registration District: Newton Abbot
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes
Rural Deanery: Ipplepen
Poor Law Union: Newton Abbot