Place:Werrington, Devon, England

TypeCivil parish
Coordinates50.665°N 4.366°W
Located inDevon, England     (1844 - 1966)
Also located inCornwall, England     ( - 1844)
Cornwall, England     (1966 - )
See alsoBlack Torrington Hundred, Devon, Englandhundred in which it was situated
East Hundred, Cornwall, Englandhundred in which it was located
Broadwoodwidger Rural, Devon, Englandrural district of which it was a part 1894-1966
Launceston Rural, Cornwall, Englandrural district of which it was a part 1966-1974
Launceston Registration District, Cornwall, Englandregistration district of which it was part 1853-1936
source: Family History Library Catalog
the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia

Werrington (Cornish: Trewolvredow) is a civil parish and former manor now in Cornwall, England, and before 1966, within the county of Devon. It is situated 1 mile to the west of the River Tamar, the traditional boundary between Devon and Cornwall, and 2 miles north of Launceston.

See also the article on the neighbouring parish of North Petherwin which has had a similar history.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Werrington, Cornwall.

Research Tips

Both Devon and Cornwall Research Tips found with other parishes will be of use in Werrington.