Dartington

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Dartington
Cott inn.jpg
The Cott Inn, dating from 1320
Dartington is located in Devon
Dartington
Dartington
 Dartington shown within Devon
Population 876 (2011 census)
District South Hams
Shire county Devon
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town TOTNES
Postcode district TQ9
Dialling code 01803
Police Devon and Cornwall
Fire Devon and Somerset
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament Totnes
List of places
UK
England
Devon

Coordinates: 50°27′04″N 3°42′36″W / 50.451129°N 3.709928°W / 50.451129; -3.709928

Dartington is a village in Devon, England. Its population is 876.[1] The electoral ward of Dartington includes the surrounding area and had a population of 1,753 at the 2011 census.[2] It is located west of the River Dart, south of Dartington Hall and about two miles (3 km) from Totnes. Dartington is home to an obsolete cider press (now the centrepiece of a shopping centre named after it[3]), the Cott Inn, a public house dating from 1320, and Dartington Hall.Also visit the charming village hall which dates back to 1925 and build in recognition of the fallen local soldiers in WW1

Education[edit]

Dartington Church

Famous people[edit]

  • David Gawen Champernowne (1912 – 2000), economist and mathematician. Dartington Hall was the family seat. He is buried in Dartington church.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 19 February 2015. 
  2. ^ "Ward population 2011". Retrieved 19 February 2015. 
  3. ^ "Dartington Cider Press Centre". Dartington Trading Company. 
  4. ^ "Dartington Primary School". 

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