Tourist Information in Dartmoor and South West Devon
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Slapton Town Information

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A popular bird watching centre, the village of Slapton sits on a hill looking down on a pretty shingle beach used as a training ground for American troops prior to the D-Day landings in the Second World War.

A square, 14th century tower in the village is an atmospheric remnant of a long-gone Chantry building. Nearby is Slapton Ley, a wetland reserve, which has the largest natural freshwater lake in the West Country.

Slapton Sands - Photo © Jon Rogers
Slapton Sands - Photo: Jon Rogers CCL