"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Shipload Bay Beach

A shingle and rock beach surrounded by tall sheer cliffs. Access was formerly by a long set of steps, now closed due to landslides.

Beach type: Shingle/rock

Nearest town: Bideford

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SS245273

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Things to see and do near Shipload Bay Beach

  • Hartland Abbey and Gardens (2m)
  • Clovelly Village (4m)
  • Milky Way Adventure Park (6m)
  • Killarney Springs Conservation, Adventure and Leisure Park (7m)
  • The Gnome Reserve (10m)
  • The Gnome Reserve and Wild Flower Garden (10m)
  • The Pixie Kiln (10m)
  • Brocklands Adventure Park (10m)

Tourist Information

Bideford
Tourist Information Centre
Victoria Park
The Quay
Devon
England
EX39 2QQ

Phone 01237 477 676
Email bidefordtic@visit.org.uk
http://www.torridge.gov.uk/index.cfm?articleid=540

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 24 January

06:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 13mph.
SSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 97%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
WSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
SW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
WSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 33%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
SW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:56 GMT
High Tide
10:12 GMT
Low Tide
16:25 GMT
High Tide
22:35 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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A shingle and rock beach surrounded by tall sheer cliffs. Access was formerly by a long set of steps, now closed due to landslides.

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