Dartmouth and Kingswear Society



BRNC from down river
Royal Avenue Gardens in Spring

Aims of the Society

The Dartmouth and Kingswear Society is dedicated to the preservation and enhancement of the historic town of Dartmouth and the villages of Kingswear, Blackawton, Dittisham, Stoke Fleming and Strete, the River Dart and the neighbouring coastline and countryside of the county of Devon, UK.

The concerns of the Society include the conservation of both the architecture and form of the built environment and the natural beauty of the district together with the maintenance of a viable local economy in keeping with the character and history of the area.

Classic Gaffer near Dittisham
Kingswear from Dartmouth
The Kingswear Daymark

COVID-19 Update

In the light of latest Government advice on Covid-19 issued on 16th March 2020, we are postponing our AGM, which was planned for 24th March and also the proposed Early Summer Outing to Overbeck’s on7th May 2020.

After the issue, on 9th September, of further Government instructions on Covide-19, the planned talk by Captain Readwin of BRNC has been postponed to 2021 .

The Committee will not meet in person but contnue to function via Zoom Meetings and the Society will continue to carry out its normal functions as far as possible.