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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A spokesman for Dartmoor National Park Authority said: 'All moorland and access land is now closed.
Dartmoor National Park Authority archaeologists are attaching tiny chips to about 200 crosses and other granite artefacts across the 365 square mile wilderness in Devon.
The regulation brought in by the Dartmoor National Park Authority makes it an offence to ride on common or access land - except on a bridleway or with the owner's consent.