Tagged: Dartmoor

Visit to Eylesbarrow Tin Mine (IA Section)

A guided walk to be led by Steve Holley of the Dartmoor Tin Workers Research Group. Meet at 10 am at the Fox Tor Cafe, Princetown. The walk will be over 4 miles on...

Prehistory of Geology on Dartmoor (Geology Section)

A talk by Lee Bray. In the Western world, geology is a well-defined science: the study of the structure and composition of the Earth and the processes which act on it. As such, the...

The History of Dartmoor (History Section)

To be held by Zoom video conferencing A talk by Paul Rendell exploring the history of Dartmoor from the Bronze Age to the present day. Paul Rendell, also known as ’Dartmoor Paul’, is a...

The Two Moors Way (S Devon Branch)

Now renamed as “Confessions of a Guidebook Writer”, Sue Viccars, the editor of Dartmoor Magazine, will look at the good bits (and the tricky bits!) of writing up a long-distance walking route, focusing on...

From Druids to Drones (Plymouth Branch)

A talk From Druids to Drones: a history of Dartmoor archaeology by Andrew Thompson. From prehistoric stone rows and roundhouses to 20th-century quarries and firing ranges, Dartmoor is one of Europe’s richest archaeological landscapes....