Morice Town

Morice Town is a suburb of Plymouth in the English county of Devon.

Morice Town
Morice Town is located in Devon
Morice Town
Morice Town
Location within Devon
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townPLYMOUTH
Postcode districtPL2 1xx
Dialling code01752
PoliceDevon and Cornwall
FireDevon and Somerset
AmbulanceSouth Western
List of places
UK
England
Devon
50°22′48″N 4°10′44″W / 50.380°N 4.179°W / 50.380; -4.179Coordinates: 50°22′48″N 4°10′44″W / 50.380°N 4.179°W / 50.380; -4.179

It named after Sir William Morice who owned the land at the time that it was being developed for housing for the employees in the Naval Dockyard. It was originally a part of the town of Devonport but since the amalgamation of the Three Towns in 1914, it is now a part of Plymouth.