Sampford Courtenay shown within Devon
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Sampford Courtenay is a village and civil parish in West Devon in England, most famous for being the place where the Western Rebellion, otherwise known as the Prayerbook rebellion, first started, and where the rebels made their final stand. It has a population of 509.
The Church of St Andrew is mainly built of granite and has an elegant tower.
- Office for National Statistics : Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : West Devon Retrieved 28 January 2010
- Betjeman, J. (ed.) (1968) Collins Pocket Guide to English Parish Churches: the South. London: Collins; p. 165
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