Lynton is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Devon.
Other places in the parish include: Linmouth, Barbrook Mill, Linbridge, Dean, Ilkerton, and Cherry Bridge.
Alternative names: Linton
Parish registers begin: 1568
Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational and Wesleyan Methodist.
Linton, 12 m. N. E. Barnstaple. P. 1027
Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850
Cherry-Bridge, a hamlet in Linton parish, Devon; on the river Lyn, 1½ mile from Linton.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].