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Shaldon, Devon

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Shaldon, Devon

Shaldon is a village in South Devon, England. It is located opposite Teignmouth in South Devon, England and situated on the River Teign. It has been described as "a quaint English drinking village, with a fishing problem". The village is a popular bathing place and is characterised by Georgian architecture.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX9372
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
 

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

Shaldon, vil., St Nicholas par., Devon, at mouth of river Teign, opposite Teignmouth; P.O., T.O.; is a sea-bathing resort, with fine beach and romantie surroundings, and has a large shipbuilding yard.

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