Place:Bideford, Devon, England

Alt namesBedefordsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 77
Bedifordasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 77
TypeTown, Borough (municipal)
Coordinates51.017°N 4.217°W
Located inDevon, England
See alsoShebbear Hundred, Devon, Englandhundred in which the borough was located
Torridge District, Devon, Englandmodern district of which it is the main town
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source: Family History Library Catalog

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Bideford is a historic port town on the estuary of the River Torridge in north Devon, south-west England. It is the main town of the Torridge local government district.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Bideford. There is a long History section.

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