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Teigngrace, Devon

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Teigngrace, Devon

Teigngrace is a civil parish centred on a hamlet that lies about two miles north of the town of Newton Abbot in Devon, England. According to the 2001 census, its population was 235, compared to 190 a century earlier. The western boundary of the parish mostly runs along the A382 road; its short northern boundary along the A38; and its eastern partly along the rivers Bovey and Teign. It comes to a point at its southern extremity, near Newton Abbot Racecourse.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX8473
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Taigne ~ Taigna

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

Teigngrace, par. and ry. sta., Devon, on river Teign, 2¼ miles NW. of Newton Abbot, 1329 ac., pop. 172.

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