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Why is Beer town called Beer?

Why is Beer town called Beer?

Beer is a picture-perfect, unspoilt fishing village on the south coast of Devon. Often linked to beer the drink, the name 'Beer' actually originates in the old English word for woodland 'beare', because of the nature of the forestation around the town many years ago.

Is Beer in Devon pretty?

Nestled along the beautiful Jurassic Coast is the picture perfect village of Beer. The village forms part of the England's first natural World Heritage site and is most notable for its beach, which is popular among holiday makers, residents and fishermen.