Bishopsteignton, Devon
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Bishopsteignton and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Heather And Gorse Clog Dancers Dance At The Passage House Inn

On the north bank of the Teign estuary between Bishopsteignton and Kingsteignton is a waterside pub - the Passage House Inn - reached at the far end of mile long lane. This was the venue for an evening of music and dancing provided by the Heather & Gorse Clog Dancers from ...Read full memory

Bishopsteignton And The Commercial Inn

My aunt and uncle, Dot and Mick Perkins, ran the Commercial Inn, now renamed the Bishop John de Grandeson. I don't know when they took it over but they ran it for over 30 years. As a child my mum and dad, aunts, uncles and cousins all stopped at the Commercial for Christmas. I remember Mick's ...Read full memory