There have been a total of 3 shark attacks in Devon. Out of those, none have thankfully been fatal. 2 attacks came out of the blue while 1 have been provoked by humans.
|Mewstone Rock||01-10-2009||12h50||Spurdog||Fishing||Injury to forearm from shark's spine PROVOKED INCIDENT||NO||39yo male|
|Teignmouth||08-01-1970||8' blue shark||Attempted to return injured shark to the sea||Leg bitten||NO||a fisherman|
|Mill Bay||30-04-1812||Thought to involve a porbeagle or mako shark||Swimming||Both legs injured||NO||soldier from the Lancashire militia|