New to the DA? See lower down this page for some information about us.

Did you know about our Devon content?

We have an actively growing archive of information related to Devon in our ‘Devon’ section, here. New additions: four recent papers.

Booking open for Donn Map Study Day

You can book for this unique event taking place in Torrington on 28 March 2020. Half the tickets are already sold – first come first served! See here for full details.


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About us

The Devonshire Association (DA) was founded in 1862 and is now an educational charity dedicated to the study and appreciation of all matters relating to the county of Devon in south-west England. It is the only society concerned with every aspect of Devon and is the only one of its kind in Britain. Read more...

What's on?

The Devonshire Association organises well over a hundred activities every year throughout Devon: talks, excursions, training sessions and annual Conferences and Symposia. Many of these events are open to non-members. Read more...

Join us

If you are not yet a member of the Association, why not join us, for a modest annual subscription? You will learn more about Devon each year and may even contribute to our knowledge of this fascinating county. You can now join online – read more...