Place:Alverdiscott, Devon, England

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NameAlverdiscott
Alt namesAlscottsource: Family History Library Catalog
Alveredescotasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 76
Alveredescotesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 76
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates51.0°N 4.117°W
Located inDevon, England
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Alverdiscott (Pronounced Alscott) is a village and civil parish in the Torridge district of Devon, about seven miles south of Barnstaple. The parish had a population of 281 according to the 2001 census. The church has a Norman font and doorway. It also has a sixteenth-century pulpit. There is the site of a Roman fort close by the village. It is situated on the B3232 road. It is also a popular holiday destination for holiday lodges, since the village is near Barnstaple and the North Devon coastline.

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