Dittisham

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A small village on the River Dart north of Dartmouth.




"Dittisham is a village and civil parish in the South Hams district of the English county of Devon. It is situated on the west bank of the tidal River Dart, some 2 miles (3.2 km) upstream of Dartmouth.

The Greenway Ferry carries pedestrians across the river from Dittisham to Greenway Quay, adjacent to the Greenway Estate. Once the home of the crime writer Agatha Christie, this has views across the river, and the house and gardens are now owned by the National Trust and are open to the public.Gurrow Point is a private estate on the edge of Dittisham.

In 2001, the parish had a population of 424. The equivalent figures for 1801 and 1901 are 639 and 549.Dittisham has given its name to the Dittisham plum, a dessert variety grown here.

The fictitious Lady Dittisham is one of the main characters In Agatha Christie's Five Little Pigs." Wikipedia









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Exeter Airport
1 . Exeter Airport
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Exeter airport operates a number of seasonal flights and is found to the east of the city.





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Dittisham Buoys
1 . Dittisham Buoys
2.5

A small village up the river Dart 5 miles north of Dartmouth with a scattering of mooring buoys.

Noss Marina
2 . Noss Marina
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Set on the sunny eastern bank of the River Dart, in a secluded area of outstanding natural beauty and just minutes from Dartmouth, Noss on Dart Marina offers easy access to some of the most beautif...

Dart Marina
3 . Dart Marina
2.5

A warm welcome to all boat owners and their crews. Our yacht harbour on the River Dart has a first class position within Dartmouth's spectacular deep-water estuary.Entering between two castles, you...

Dartmouth Pontoon & Buoys
4 . Dartmouth Pontoon & Buoys
2.5

Dart Harbour is a Trust Port in one of the finest natural harbours in the UK. The River Dart whose source is high on Dartmoor flows through the towns of Totnes and Dartmouth, South Devon, England. ...

Darthaven Marina
5 . Darthaven Marina
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Darthaven Marina (based at Kingswear directly opposite Dartmouth) has 270 berths in total set over four main pontoons and prides itself in keeping a clean and well maintained environment throughout...

Paignton Harbour
6 . Paignton Harbour
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A small busy, shallow harbour to the north of the cliff outcrop and south of the beach. May not offer much for visiting yachts.

Oxen Cove Moorings
7 . Oxen Cove Moorings
2.5

A scattering of swing mooring buoys for local vessels.

Brixham Town Quay Harbour
8 . Brixham Town Quay Harbour
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The inner harbour and town quay is well sheltered but shallows quickly.

Totnes Dock
9 . Totnes Dock
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A large dry dock on the river side south of the town, further up the river splits around a large mound and offers a few buoys and a quayside.

Brixham Marina
10 . Brixham Marina
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Brixham Marina is in the heart of Brixham, a picturesque Devon town in the wider area of Torbay. Sheltered from the south-westerly winds and offering safe access in all weathers and at all states o...

St Mary's Bay
11 . St Mary's Bay
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A large east facing bay south of Brixham with rocky outcrops in the bay.

Torquay Marina
12 . Torquay Marina
2.5

Torquay Marina is in the north-east corner of Torbay and sheltered from the prevailing south-westerly winds, so it's a safe haven for boats in all weathers. With modern facilities and superb bluewa...

Torquay Dock Harbour
13 . Torquay Dock Harbour
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On the western side of the harbour behind the wave breaker are three pontoons. Visitors are welcome on the inside of the wave-break.

Torquay Old Harbour
14 . Torquay Old Harbour
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A shallow area behind a lifting footbridge is mostly full of smaller local boats.

Watcombe Cove
15 . Watcombe Cove
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A small beachy cove may provide (very) limited opportunities for anchoring in the right conditions.

Kingsbridge Quay & Pontoon
16 . Kingsbridge Quay & Pontoon
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Kingsbridge is 3 miles up the estuary from Salcombe and offers a quayside on the west and a pontoon on the east.

The Bag Pontoon & Buoys
17 . The Bag Pontoon & Buoys
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This Kingsbridge Estuary has three floating pontoons in the estuary none connected to the shore. The area is scattered with swing mooring buoys.

Teignmounth Buoys
18 . Teignmounth Buoys
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A large number of buoys in the river are reserved for small local boats.

Teignmouth Pontoons
19 . Teignmouth Pontoons
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Three floating pontoons on the eastern side of the River Teign provide some mooring options for visitors.

Teignmouth Quays
20 . Teignmouth Quays
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There are three quays on the eastern side of the river, the middle one (Eastern Quay) may offer some mooring for visitors.

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1 . Stoke Gabriel
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A large town in Devon on the southern coast of England.

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A large inland town linked to the English Channel by the long River Dart.

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18 . Newton Ferrers
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