Beer (Devon)

village and civil parish in Devon, UK

Beer is the name of a village in Devon, South West England. It is famous for underground quarries started by the Romans which have supplied stone for many of England's Historic buildings.[1] Fishing was also a large industry with smuggling connections and the ladies of Beer made the lace for Queen Victoria's wedding dress.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "EE". EE.
  2. Rooney, Sheila (1994). Century of the Wedding Dress. Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead.