British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Devon » Croyde, Devon - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Croyde, Devon

Local area map loading...

Croyde, Devon

Croyde is a village on the west-facing coastline of North Devon, England. The village lies on the South West Coast Path near to Baggy Point, which is owned by the National Trust. It lies within the North Devon Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Croyde village and its beach faces the Atlantic Ocean near the western limit of the Bristol Channel. Croyde Stream runs through the village, eventually leading to the beach.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS4439
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western

Other names by which Croyde, Devon has been known in the past

Crideholde ~ Crideholda

Your comments about Croyde, Devon

What do you know about Croyde, Devon? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus