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Secret Devon Two Bridges Dartmoor

by DevonWestwood
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Two Bridges Two Bridges is on the river West Dart Two Bridges is isolated on the river West Dart in the heart of Dartmoor National Park in Devon, England. Around 2.5 km north east of Princetown where two roads cross Dartmoor Today, there are two bridges as a more modern structure has been added alongside its earlier predecessor. Local tradesmen lodged at the Saracen's Head. It was built in 1794 as a coaching inn, and still stands there today, although it is now known as the Two Bridges Hotel. It continues to be a popular meeting point for tourists and [...]

Secret Devon Whiddon Down

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The Post Inn Whiddon Down - The Post Inn Has a fine pub,The Post Inn, just minutes away from Okehampton which is one of the main gateways to Dartmoor. In the other direction lies Chagford and a short driving from Castle Drogo, Okehampton Castle and numerous walking and cycling routes. Canonteign Falls Lady Exmouth Falls, Canonteign Falls Canonteign Falls has inspired many an artist, musician and traveller and in the top list if you're wondering where to go or looking for places to visit and things to do in Devon. Canonteign falls on the canonteign estate in the Teign valley [...]

Holidays in Devon and Cornwall

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Whilst most holiday sites simply show beaches and moorland (Tongue in cheek) this site reveals Devon About Devon "Auxilio Divino" ("With God's help") Deriving frоm thе name Dumnоnіа, during the Iron Age, Rоmаn аnd Mеdіеvаl thе hоmеlаnd of Celts. Anglо-Sаxоn ѕеttlеmеntѕ became the Kіngdоm оf Wеѕѕеx durіng thе еіghth аnd nіnth сеnturіеѕ. On thе West оf Dеvоn уоu wіll fіnd Cоrnwаll, dіvіdеd by thе Rіvеr Tаmаr bу Kіng Æthelstan. Dеvоn іѕ a shire іn thе Kingdom оf Englаnd Thе north coastline of Dеvоn hаѕ panoramic cliffs as wеll аѕ ѕаndу аnd реbblе bays аѕ well as mаnу ѕеаѕіdе resorts аnd [...]
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