Next to Teignmouth is the small village of Shaldon which is joined together with Teignmouth across a one mile bridge which people and cars can travel across. Its also a common place where salmon is caught by fisherman. The Bridge was built in 1838.
Teignmouth was first built in 1004 when at first it was two towns they were called East and West Teignmouth when they were first built. East Teignmouth was built first which is more towards the teignmouth beach.
The Rock band known as Muse hometown was Teignmouth.