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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The Dartmoor National Park Authority is partnering with Dartmoor For All, a UK-based non-profit organisation, in offering equal access to the park for people who are disabled, less mobile or have young children.
Planning permission for the scheme has been submitted to the Dartmoor National Park Authority by Mr Murdin, who is collaborating on the project with architect Nick Childs.
You can email the High Moorland Visitor Centre (HMVC@dartmoor-npa.gov.uk) for a copy of the Dartmoor Visitor featuring information on Dartmoor National Park Authority Guided Walks and a whole array of Walking Guides.
Dartmoor National Park Authority spokesman John Weir said, ``If they are not sold at market they can't go back on the common because we would end up with surplus breeding on the moor.

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