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Churston Ferrers, Torbay

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Churston Ferrers, Torbay

Churston Ferrers is a historic civil parish within Torbay, in Devon, England. It contains the two villages of Churston, a coastal village, and the now larger Galmpton. It is situated in between Paignton and Brixham. Churston railway station is on the Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway. Churston Ferrers is also home to a very well respected grammar school, Churston Ferrers Grammar School. The village golf club's president is the Welsh former snooker world number one, Ray Reardon.
Post townBRIXHAM
Administrative CountyTorbay
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX9055
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
Dialling code01803

Churston Ferrers, Torbay in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Churston Ferrers, coast par. and vil. (ry. sta. Churston), S. Devon, 1½ mile W. of Brixham, 2532 ac., pop. 631; P.O.

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