Dartmoor


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Dartmoor

1. a moorland plateau in SW England, in SW Devon: a national park since 1951. Area: 945 sq. km (365 sq. miles)
2. a prison in SW England, on Dartmoor: England's main prison for long-term convicts
3. a small strong breed of pony, originally from Dartmoor
4. a hardy coarse-woolled breed of sheep originally from Dartmoor
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We have had a charming little breath of your beautiful Dartmoor air.
We had the corner of a Pullman car to ourselves that evening as we whirled back to London, and I fancy that the journey was a short one to Colonel Ross as well as to myself, as we listened to our companion's narrative of the events which had occurred at the Dartmoor training-stables upon the Monday night, and the means by which he had unravelled them.
DARTMOOR ponies are being turned into sausages and steaks in a bid to secure their future.
Closer to home is Dartmoor National Park, famous for its wild ponies, incredible views and beautiful cream teas.
International real estate advisor Savills, on behalf of a private client, has sold Lower Elsford Farm in Dartmoor to a private individual from a guide price of Au1.
Dartmoor Park They welcome dogs and there is a designated exercise meadow where pets can run freely off the lead, plus a lovely wooden play area for children.
Dartmoor Park The next morning, we popped into quirky onsite red telephone box to pick up information packs put together by Dorothy and John.
Dartmoor National Park The next morning, we popped into quirky onsite red telephone box to pick up information packs put together by Dorothy and John.
10 ( ANI ): A 4,000-year-old burial has been discovered at White Horse hill, Dartmoor, England which has rewritten the history of the British Bronze Age.
Drawing on journals written by prisoners, as well as other sources, this work offers an account of the events that occurred during the War of 1812 and the incarceration of thousands of American and French prisoners-of-war in England's Dartmoor Prison.
DARTMOOR COTTAGES FOR FOUR REDUCED 20% FROM 23 AUGUST TWO stone cottages sleeping four in Dartmoor National Park, Devon have been reduced by 20% for a week's stay from Friday, 23rd August down to PS561 (full price PS702).
Speculation about the existence of a satanic cult grew after police were called to the body of a mutilated foal on Dartmoor, Devon, on Tuesday night.