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Pip Barker hopes that his book will help to fill some of the gaps in the history of Conscientious Objectors (COs) at Dartmoor Prison and their place in the wider history of COs in WW1. Read more

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When one thinks of monasteries and convents, one tends to think of ancient buildings and, perhaps, the Reformation. However, some have a more recent history... Read more

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Wistman's Wood

Clive Charlton

There is something especially peaceful about walking in woods surrounded by trees and I like to think that humans have always enjoyed spending time in woodlands and have had a real affinity with trees beyond their economic value. Read more

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It wasn’t until 1894 that the Post Office permitted postcards produced by other printers to be sent through the postal system. Read more

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By local historian and Dartmoor Guide Paul Rendell Read more

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