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It may be more famous for scones and fudge, but Devon is also well-known for being the home of beer – well, a village called Beer at any rate. There's some division over where the name comes from, but it's probably linked to the Ango-Saxon beauru ("grove").

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It may be more famous for scones and fudge, but Devon is also well-known for being the home of beer – well, a village called Beer at any rate. There's some division over where the name comes from, but it's probably linked to the Ango-Saxon beauru ("grove").

Beer Village  - MANY HAPPY MEMORIES OF HOLIDAYS ALSO OUR BLACKMORE ANCESTORS LIVED HERE!

Beer village nestles in a sheltered valley overlooking a pebble beach. In the Century it was a notorious smugglers haunt and later gained fame for it's lace making, providing fine lace for Queen Victoria's wedding dress.

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