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3 edition of Guide to Dartmoor. found in the catalog.

Guide to Dartmoor.

William Crossing

Guide to Dartmoor.

by William Crossing

  • 254 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Peninsula P. .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination19cm.576. Ill.(8col.). n.e.of 1912e.
Number of Pages1912
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22578337M
ISBN 101872640184
OCLC/WorldCa655914548

Dartmoor 25 colour illustrations by Dartmoor and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   A T the request of my publishers I have written A Book of Dartmoor.I had already dealt with this upland district in two chapters in my Book of the West, vol. i., "Devon."But in their opinion this wild and wondrous region deserved more particular treatment than I had been able to accord to it in the limited space at my disposal in the above-mentioned book.

William Crossing has 32 books on Goodreads with 45 ratings. William Crossing’s most popular book is Tales of the Dartmoor Pixies. Dartmoor National Park Authority has a wild camping map to help you find these, and their Visitor Centre staff are helpful and knowledgeable. Once you have selected a permitted camping area, the next requirement is that you choose a tent pitch that is at least metres away from the road and is not visible from either the road or nearby.

Book Your Trip To England. Get your dream travel planned & booked by local travel experts. At Rough Guides, we understand that experienced travellers want to get truly ’s why we’ve partnered with local experts to help you plan and book tailor-made trips that are packed with personality and stimulating adventure - at all levels of comfort. Over the years there have been numerous guide books written about Dartmoor and if asked to name a few the answers would probably be ‘Crossing’s Guide to Dartmoor’ Hemery’s ‘High Dartmoor’, Jeremy Butler’s ‘Dartmoor Atlases of Antiquities’, Worth’s ‘Dartmoor’, Rowe’s ‘Perambulation of Dartmoor’ and Mike Brown’s ‘Field guides’ to name but a few.


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Perhaps my favourite book on Dartmoor. Crossing's knowledge of the Moor, its people, and its folklore was Guide to Dartmoor. book is) unparalleled. His suggested excursions still work today (with necessary allowances for time and Dr Beeching), and are interspersed with fascinating details of the history and legends of 4/5.

Crossing's Guide to Dartmoor Paperback – January 1, by William Crossing (Author) › Visit Amazon's William Crossing Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. William /5(5). A beautifully designed Discover Dartmoor destination guide to Dartmoor.

52 pages of information and pictures to show you – where to stay, what to do and where to eat whilst visiting and staying within this special National Park.

In his book Guide to Dartmoor he refers to what is likely to have been the first letter box. It was placed at Cranmere Pool on northern Dartmoor by a local guide in In Crossing's memory in a plaque and letterbox were placed at Duck's Pool on the southern moor by some individuals and members of a walking club known as Dobson's Moormen.

Crossing's Guide to Dartmoor by William Crossing and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Dartmoor’s Tors and Rocks. Dartmoor’s Tors and Rocks was written by former Geography teacher, National Park Guide and valued DSRTP team member Ken Ringwood who produced the comprehensive, very well written, pictorial guide of all of the Tors within Dartmoor National Park- except one.

BOOK NOW. Cider House. caption caption caption caption caption Cider House Guide to Dartmoor. Dartmoor became a National Park in and is a short drive away, offering an incredible wealth of interest. It is a wilderness that has awe inspiring walks, history and prehistory.

Despite being Britain’s most southerly wilderness, Dartmoor is. All books set in Dartmoor National Park on the global book map. We found 93 books set in Dartmoor National Park and 7 others set nearby A Visitor's Guide To Eastern Dartmoor by Arthur L. Clamp. No recommendations yet. Quartz and Feldspar: Dartmoor - A British.

ABOUT THE GUIDE: The topos and maps from this article are taken from the new definitive Climbers Club Pub Guide to Dartmoor. This eagerly anticipated new definitive guide is packed with tongue-in-cheek Devonian wit, plus some routes and boulder problems with full photo-topos.

With clear, large scale Ordnance Survey route maps, the Pathfinder® Dartmoor Walks Guide gives you 28 circular, graded walks across this largely uninhabited area of moorland in much of central Dartmoor being an inhabited wilderness almost free of villages, farms, trees and roads, it is an area of outstanding environmental s:   A guidebook to 42 day walks in the Dartmoor National Park and surrounding area.

Dartmoor is an area described as the last great wilderness of England. This Cicerone guide is an excellent introduction to the moor and the national park. Booking a Discovery and Learning visit to Dartmoor Zoo could not be easier.

Here are your options: The easiest way to book is to complete the booking form below and email it to [email protected] Schools Booking Form. Schools Outreach Booking Form. Alternatively you can book by phone: Call: Open: Monday – Friday (9am. Buy Crossing's Guide to Dartmoor New ed of ed by William Crossing, P.G.

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"To create an expansive guide to Dartmoor’s tors is an ambitious task, but one that UK photographer Josephine Collingwood has made a very good job of. The book’s main triumph is how thorough Collingwood has been with her research and overall production of the book.

My next book, a walking guide to visit lesser known places on Dartmoor, is progressing. It’s taking longer than the Essex coast guide as walking on Dartmoor is often far less straightforward. Many paths are less defined and I will probably need to do each walk about half a dozen times at different times of the year to ensure that I’ve.

This was the classic handbook for pre-Great War holidaymakers and ramblers. The book is packed with interesting observations.

Its author, the famed Dartmoor chronicler William Crossing, claims that the book is the first to give a complete topographical description of Dartmoor.

The weird and wild landscape of Dartmoor itself has inspired a great many authors, from Agatha Christie to Alice Oswald, whose second book of poetry, Dart, was published to much acclaim in   The new Climbers Club Dartmoor guide which includes boulder problems is now available online at teh CC online shop or from retailers.

By way of a personal introduction I grew up in East Devon on a hill farm and although Dartmoor was 50. Genre/Form: Guidebooks: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Crossing, William, Guide to Dartmoor.

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An excellent book with a description of the geology and history of many of the Tors is DARTMOOR TORS COMPENDIUM by Josephine M.

Collingwood. Perhaps the most well known of the Dartmoor Tors is Haytor on the eastern edge of Dartmoor, just above the small town of Bovey Tracey which is known as “The Gateway to the Moor”.