Devon

Devon is a large county in , bordered to the west by and to the east by and . Uniquely amongst English counties, Devon has two separate coastlines: to the south, on the English Channel and to the north, on the Celtic Sea and Bristol Channel.
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is a city in Devon, and the largest city on 's south coast, with a population of 250,000. Photo: Smalljim, CC BY 3.0.

is the county town of Devon and historically the administrative capital of the south-west peninsula. Photo: XRay, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an town on the coast of Devon in the . Photo: matthewhartley369, CC BY-SA 2.0.

covers a large area of Devon in the of . Photo: Derek Harper, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is an island 3 miles long and ½ mile wide off the north coast of Devon in the south west of the , where the Bristol Channel meets the Atlantic Ocean. Photo: nickstenning, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town in Devon on the edge of Dartmoor. Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a coastal town in South Devon. It is on the north bank of the estuary mouth of the River Teign in an area of the South Devon coast that is famed for its red sandstone cliffs. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a port town, civil parish and seaside resort, sited on the east bank of the mouth of the River Exe and 11 miles southeast of . Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a river-port town in North Devon, England, at the lowest crossing point of the flowing into the . Photo: Rodw, Public domain.

is an town in Devon. A historic port location, 's geography and seaside location combined with its traditional architecture make it an idyllic settlement popular with tourists from around Britain and the near continent. Photo: matthewhartley369, CC BY-SA 2.0.

, Devon is an English Market town. The village of Dartington is just outside , as is Dartington Hall. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a seaside town in Devon in the area, the "English Riviera." The town, which has a history as a fishing village but is also on the railway line, is home to the well-known Zoo. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a historic port town on the estuary of the in north Devon, England. Photo: Tony Atkin, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a small town on the North Devon coast in the west of . Photo: Mark A Coleman, CC BY 3.0.

is a market town and civil parish in East Devon, situated close to the , 17 miles north east of in the county of Devon. Photo: Jamie DD, CC BY 3.0.

is a town and civil parish in the English county of Devon and the main commercial and administrative centre of the Mid Devon district. Photo: Lew747, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a seaside resort town in Devon. Host to an international folk festival for one week every year, for the other 51 weeks, is a very pleasant but small beach-side town. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a market town in Devon, . It runs alongside the River Teign, and has a population of about 25,000. Photo: Kicior99, Public domain.

is an English seaside resort town and civil parish in Teignbridge on the south coast of Devon, 12 miles from . Photo: Mattbuck, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a fishing town and civil parish in the district of in the county of Devon, in the south-west of . Photo: Tanya Dedyukhina, CC BY 3.0.

is a market town and civil parish on the eastern border of the county of Devon in England, some 28 miles from the county town of . Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated in the south west of the United Kingdom. Photo: samuir, CC BY 2.0.

is a small town on the south-southeastern edge of in Devon, England, adjacent to the A38. Photo: Mike Crowe, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town and civil parish in West Devon in the English county of Devon. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a small town on the coast in East Devon, , 15 miles south-east of . Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a seaside town, fishing harbour and civil parish in East Devon on the south coast of England, between and . Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a market town and tourist hub in the South Hams district of Devon, , with a population of 6,116 at the 2011 census. Photo: The-stickman, CC BY 3.0.

is a town in Devon, . It is located within the East Devon local authority area, the river River Coly runs through it. Photo: Erp, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small market town and civil parish in Devon, England situated beside the Devon Expressway at the edge of the Dartmoor National Park. Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a quaintly-named seaside town in Torridge, Devon, , near ! Photo: xlibber, CC BY 2.0.

is a village and civil parish in the East Devon district of Devon, England. Photo: Mark A Coleman, CC BY 3.0.

is a harbour village in the Torridge district of Devon, England. Photo: Robert Powell, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a seaside resort on the coast of North Devon, , which lies at the mouth of a valley. Photo: PeteK78, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town of 3,700 people in Devon in West Country. Photo: Raymond, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a former fishing village in Devon, between and . Photo: Ray Girvan, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The village of is found on the coast of Devon between and and is one of the most relaxing and picturesque villages on Jurassic Coastline. Photo: grumpylumixuser, CC BY 3.0.

Devon

Latitude of center
50.7512° or 50° 45' 4.3" north
Longitude of center
-3.8103° or 3° 48' 37" west
Population
1,180,000
Elevation
617 feet (188 metres)
Geo­Names ID
11609025

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Devon
  • Albanian: Devon (Angli)
  • Albanian: Devon
  • Arabic: Devon
  • Arabic: ديفون
  • Aragonese: Devon
  • Armenian: Դևոն
  • Asturian: Devon
  • Azerbaijani: Devon
  • Azerbaijani: Devon qraflığı
  • Basque: Devon
  • Belarusian: Дэван
  • Belarusian: Дэваншыр
  • Belarusian: графства Дэван
  • Bengali: ডেভন
  • Breton: Devon
  • Bulgarian: Девън
  • Catalan: Devon
  • Cebuano: Devon
  • Chinese: Devon
  • Chinese: 德文郡
  • Chinese: 德雲郡
  • Cornish: Dewnens
  • Croatian: Devon
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  • Danish: Devon
  • Dutch: Devon
  • Egyptian Arabic: ديڤون
  • English: Ceremonial County Devon
  • English: Devonshire
  • Esperanto: Devon
  • Estonian: Devoni krahvkond
  • Faroese: Devon
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  • German: Devonshire
  • Greek: Ντέβον
  • Gujarati: ડેવોન
  • Hakka Chinese: Devon
  • Hausa: Devon
  • Hebrew: דבון
  • Hebrew: דבונשייר
  • Hindi: डेवन
  • Hungarian: Devon
  • Hungarian: Devon megye
  • Icelandic: Devon
  • Ido: Devon
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  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Devon
  • Irish: Devon
  • Italian: Devon
  • Japanese: デヴォン
  • Japanese: デヴォン州
  • Kannada: ಡೆವೊನ್
  • Korean: 데번주
  • Kurdish: Devon
  • Latin: Devonia
  • Latvian: Devona
  • Latvian: Devonšīra
  • Lithuanian: Devonas
  • Luxembourgish: Devon
  • Macedonian: Девон
  • Malayalam: ഡെവൺ
  • Manx: Devon
  • Marathi: डेव्हॉन
  • Min Nan Chinese: Devon
  • Mirandese: Devon
  • Northern Frisian: Devon
  • Norwegian: Devon
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Devon
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Devon
  • Occitan (post 1500): Devon
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Defenascīr
  • Ossetian: Девон
  • Persian: دوون
  • Polish: Devon
  • Portuguese: Devon
  • Quechua: Devon
  • Romanian: Devon
  • Russian: Девон
  • Scots: Devon
  • Serbian: Девон
  • Serbo-Croatian: Devon
  • Sicilian: Devon
  • Slovak: Devon
  • Slovenian: Devon
  • Spanish: Devon
  • Swedish: Devon
  • Tajik: Девон
  • Tajik: Девоншир
  • Tamil: டேவன்
  • Telugu: డెవన్
  • Thai: เดวอน
  • Tswana: Devon, Gauteng
  • Turkish: Devon
  • Turkish: Törensel Devon Kontluğu
  • Uighur: Déwonshir
  • Ukrainian: Девон
  • Urdu: ڈیون
  • Vietnamese: Devon
  • Vlaams: Devon
  • Volapük: Devon
  • Waray (Philippines): Devon
  • Welsh: Dyfnaint
  • Western Frisian: Devon
  • Western Panjabi: ڈیون
  • Wu Chinese: 德文郡
  • Yiddish: דעוון
  • Yue Chinese: 德雲郡

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