Bantham

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Bantham
Bantham is located in Devon
Bantham

 Bantham shown within Devon
OS grid referenceSX6643
Shire countyDevon
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
PoliceDevon and Cornwall
FireDevon and Somerset
AmbulanceSouth Western
EU ParliamentSouth West England
List of places
UK
England
Devon
 
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Coordinates: 50°16′42″N 3°52′08″W / 50.2783°N 3.8689°W / 50.2783; -03.8689

Bantham
Bantham is located in Devon
Bantham

 Bantham shown within Devon
OS grid referenceSX6643
Shire countyDevon
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
PoliceDevon and Cornwall
FireDevon and Somerset
AmbulanceSouth Western
EU ParliamentSouth West England
List of places
UK
England
Devon
Bantham

Bantham (play /ˈbæntəm/)[1] is a village in Devon, England. It is in the South Hams district and lies on the estuary of the River Avon quarter of a mile from the sea at Bigbury Bay. It has a beach which is used by surfers.

References

  1. ^ G.M. Miller, BBC Pronouncing Dictionary of British Names (Oxford UP, 1971), p. 10.