Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Sowton within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Sowton, par., Devon, 3 miles E. of Exeter, 1094 ac., pop. 408.
A village in Wonford hundred, in the county of Devon.