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Cove, Devon

A cove is a small type of bay or coastal inlet. Coves usually have narrow, restricted entrances, are often circular or oval, and are often situated within a larger bay. Small, narrow, sheltered bays, inlets, creeks, or recesses in a coast are often considered coves. Colloquially, the term can be used to describe a sheltered bay.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS9519
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

Cove, Devon in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Cove, hamlet, 4½ miles N. of Tiverton, N. Devon; P.O.

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