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Foreland, Devon

Historical Description

Foreland, a headland on the N coast of Devonshire, in Bristol Channel, immediately NE of Countisbury, and 3¼miles WNW of the boundary with Somerset. It has a height of 707 feet. A shoal lies off it, called Foreland Lodge, 2 miles in length, with from 3 to 4¼ fathoms water.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5