Salcombe History Society

Discover the history of the Devonshire town of Salcombe …

Island Cruising Club

The Island Cruising Club was formed in 1951 in Salcombe, Devon, by John Baylay. He was joined in the early days by his wife and a small group of friends who funded and organised the acquisition and usage of a fleet of classic yachts. The membership of the club grew to...

Sherford

Sherford is a small hamlet close to the village of Frogmore. Its focus is the church of St Martin of Tours. Visit their...

South Allington

South Allington is a hamlet nestled in an area of outstanding natural beauty, between Start Point and Prawle Point. It is ideally situated for the beach and scenic coastal walks – the secluded and family-friendly Lannacombe Beach is a mere five minutes drive...

East Charleton

East Charleton is a small village just outside Kingsbridge on the road to Dartmouth, with views and access down to the Kingsbridge Estuary. There is a small supermarket/petrol station with attached sporting and camping equipment warehouse. Visit the...

Galmpton

Galmpton is a quiet and small village between Hope Cove and Malborough. In Galmpton there are mostly ‘chocolate-box’ cottages, houses and a small farm surrounded by beautiful green hills. Also there is the local church of Holy Trinity, built in the...