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Frogmore, Devon

The Frogmore Estate or Gardens comprise 33 acres of private gardens within the grounds of the Home Park, adjoining Windsor Castle, in the English county of Berkshire. The name derives from the preponderance of frogs which have always lived in this low-lying and marshy area. It is the location of Frogmore House, a Royal retreat.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX7742
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
 

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

Frogmore, vil., Charleton, Sherford, and South Pool pars., S. Devon, on Salcombe Haven, 2 miles SE. of Kingsbridge; P.O.

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