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Dawlish

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Train on Dawlish shore

Dawlish is in Devon, England.

Understand[edit]

Dawlish is a town of about 13,000 people.

Location[edit]

Dawlish is in Devon, in southwest England. It is on the English Channel.

Climate[edit]

Dawlish has a fairly mild climate due to its coastal location.

Get in[edit]

By car[edit]

The A379 runs through Dawlish.

By train[edit]

  • 1 Dawlish railway station. on the Exeter - Plymouth line Dawlish railway station (Q593607) on Wikidata Dawlish railway station on Wikipedia

Get around[edit]

By car[edit]

The A379 runs along the coast in Dawlish, and The Strand runs through the centre of the town along a river. Elm Grove Road goes into the hills in northern Dawlish.

See[edit]

  • 1 Dawlish Museum, The Knowle, Barton Terrace, EX7 9QH (take The Strand to Barton Hill; take Barton Hill and turn onto Barton Terrace). The Dawlish Museum includes numerous historical photos of Dawlish, along with historic exhibits.

Do[edit]

  • Take the train along the coast. You can either go northeast towards Exeter or southwest towards Falmouth.

Buy[edit]

  • 1 Co-op Food, 4 The Strand, Dawlish EX7 9PS (on The Strand), +44 1626 895043. Supermarket in downtown Dawlish

Eat and drink[edit]

  • 1 The Strand Cafe, 15 The Strand, Dawlish EX7 9PS, UK (along the Strand), +44 1626 865984.

Sleep[edit]

  • 1 Hideaway, 11 Exeter Rd, Dawlish EX7 9JA, UK (On A379), +44 1626 864009.
  • 2 Blenheim, 1 Marine Parade, Dawlish, Devon, EX7 9DJ (On A379).

Go next[edit]

  • Exeter is a major city to the north. Home of Exeter Cathedral and Roman structures.
  • Teignmouth is a town to the south.
  • Land's End is not that far from Dawlish, and visiting it could be a day trip.
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