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When we talk about going for a walk on the ‘open moor’, we’re usually heading for common land, land that is mostly unfenced and where we can seemingly roam at will. Within the boundaries of the Dartmoor National Park, 37% is classified as common land Read more

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Join local historian Alex Mettler for an illustrated talk on the history of The Bedford Hotel, and an exclusive guided tour of the hotel and its associated buildings to uncover some of the hotel's little-known secrets. £30 per person, including a d Read more

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Okehampton people may be familiar with the name Moyes.  There is a Moyses Lane not far from the Castle. While there are many people in the area with that surname, ACE Archaeology Club likes to think it may have something to do with our excavation sit Read more

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PETER ANDERSON Historic England

English Heritage Protecting the past for future generations English Heritage cares for more than 400 historic buildings, monuments and sites across the country. Through caring for these places, English Heritage brings the story of England to life f Read more

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Join local historian Alex Mettler for an illustrated talk and exclusive guided tour, uncovering some of this historic Tavistock hotel's little-known secrets.Friday 11th October - £30 including two course lunch. Advance booking essential, on 01822 613 Read more

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