Paignton(redirected from Paington)
Also found in: Dictionary.
borough and unitary authority (1991 pop. 54,430), SW England. The borough comprises the towns of Torquay, Paignton, and Brixham. On Tor Bay is a noted tourist resort area, known as the "English Riviera." William of Orange (William III) landed at Brixham in 1688.
..... Click the link for more information. .
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™ Copyright © 2013, Columbia University Press. Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. www.cc.columbia.edu/cu/cup/
a town and resort in SW England, in Devon: administratively part of Torbay since 1968
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005