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Tuesday 21 June 1887 was a gloriously sunny day, a day befitting Tavistock’s celebrations for Queen Victoria’s Golden Jubilee... Read more

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Archaeology

Plymouth Archaeology Society

More than 1,300 significant archaeological finds have been discovered in Plymouth thanks to a rescue and recovery project run by Plymouth Archaeology Society. Read more

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Last year saw the 40th anniversary of the Museum of Dartmoor Life. Read more

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The plaque on Tavistock’s Vigo bridge built in 1773, suggests that the name Vigo: ‘Evokes historical echoes. Francis Drake had twice raided the Spanish port of Vigo in 1585 and 1589.’ Read more

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Mammoth tusk

AC Archaeology

‘A major discovery of national significance and a once in a lifetime experience for those involved.’ Read more

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