Place:Bideford, Devon, England

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NameBideford
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
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Bideford is a small port town on the estuary of the River Torridge in north Devon, south-west England. It is also the main town of the Torridge local government district. The people of the town of Bideford are known as "Bidefordians".

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

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