Looking west from Eype Mouth
Eype shown within Dorset
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Eype (pronunciation: //) is a small village in southwest Dorset, England, situated in the West Dorset district about 1.25 miles (2.01 km) southwest of Bridport. It lies on the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site on the English Channel and is within the civil parish of Symondsbury.
Eype means "steep place". Many of the village buildings can be traced back to the late eighteenth or early nineteenth centuries, but little is known in detail until the Victorian era.
The village contains Eype's Mouth Country Hotel, The New Inn (operated by Palmers Brewery), Eype House Caravan and Camping Park and Highlands End Holiday Park.
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- Chris Carson (11 December 2008). "All change at Eype as railway home goes on the market". bournemouthecho.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-03-04.
- Media related to Eype at Wikimedia Commons