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Useful websites related to Dartmoor or Prehistory


Ancient Penwith The prehistoric landscape of the Land's End peninsula

Archaeology Data Service The ADS supports research, learning and teaching with freely available, high quality and dependable digital resources. It does this by preserving digital data in the long term, and by promoting and disseminating a broad range of data in archaeology.

Devon Archaeological Society The Devon Archaeological Society, founded in 1928, is an active and friendly organisation with a membership of over 800.

Devonshire Association Includes a page of links to old Internet Archive copies of the Transactions of the Devonshire Association.

Heritage Gateway The location of the English Heritage Historical Environment Records.

Pastscape - National Monument Records The location of the English Heritage National Monument Records.

Prehistoric Monuments of Dartmoor Bill Radcliffe's very comprehensive listings of Stone Circles, Stone Rows, Cists and related monuments.

The Megalithic Portal World-wide Ancient Site Database, Photos and Prehistoric Archaeology News with geolocation.

The Modern Antiquarian - Dartmoor The Dartmoor section on The Modern Antiquarian website, based on Julian Cope's book of the same name.

The Prehistoric Sites of Great Britain Britain is littered with the remains of past lives, civilisations and cultures, many of which remain a source of mystery and conjecture. These pages are an ongoing investigation into some of these ancient sites and landscapes with a view to gaining an understanding of the lives of the people who inhabited these islands more than 2000 years ago. Features over 500 stone circles, standing stones, henges, hill-figures and monuments.

The Stone Rows of Great Britain A website maintained by Sandy Gerrard dedicated to documenting and researching the stone rows of Great Britain.

Dartmoor Information

Dartmoor Archive The Dartmoor Archive project is supported in part by The Dartmoor Trust. The Trust is an independent charity established in 1996 to grant aid practical projects which help benefit Dartmoor, the region designated as a National Park, its landscape, communities and visitors. The archive includes photos by Burnard and Falcon amongst many others - see the Search page.

Dartmoor Firing Notices Gives the times when firing is taking place on the parts of the moor where there are firing ranges.

Dartmoor National Park Authority The official national park web site has lots of useful information.

Dartmoor Photo Perspectives Photographs of the Forest and Commons of Dartmoor.

Dartmoor Preservation Society Founded in 1883, the Dartmoor Preservation Association is a charity that works to protect the special qualities of Dartmoor and carries out active conservation projects.

Dartmoor Society an independent group dedicated to sharing well-researched information and promoting the well-being of Dartmoor and its communities.

Dartmoor's Crosses Photos of the various crosses on and around the moor.

Devon Perspectives A personal view of some of Devon's favourite places and characters in words and pictures.

Legendary Dartmoor The legendary Legendary Dartmoor! A valuable source of information on all aspects of Dartmoor.

Virtually Dartmoor Interactive Visits to the Dartmoor National Park

Dartmoor Walks

Dartmoor Ancient Boundary Walk Walk based on the perambulation of dartmoor's ancient boundary as stated in the year 1240

Dartmoor CAM Photos and walks on Dartmoor

Dartmoor Walker Site that aims to cover every Tor and hill on Dartmoor. Numerous walks with suggested routes.

Dartmoor Walks (Richard Knight's) Lots of interesting walks on Dartmoor with photos.

Divine Dartmoor Walks Exploring the odd and interesting on Dartmoor National Park.

Dr Tom Greeves Dartmoor Walks Guided walks of the archaeology of Dartmoor

Plymouth Ramblers Plymouth Ramblers is organised within the framework of the national "Ramblers". Most of our walks are within a 20 mile radius of Plymouth.

Other useful links

Met Office Tavistock 5-day weather forecast The Tavistock forecast is probably the most useful local weather forecast.

Page last updated 8/4/12