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Torcross, Devon

Torcross is a village in the South Hams district of Devon in England. It stands at grid reference SX822420 at the southern end of Slapton Sands, a narrow strip of land and shingle beach which separates the freshwater lake of Slapton Ley from Start Bay and carries the A379 coastal road north to Dartmouth.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX8242
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
 

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

Torcross, fishing vil., Stokenham par., Devon, 8 m. SW. of Dartmouth; P.O., T.O.; is a bathing-place.

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