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Explore England's Past


There has been a hotel at Simonsbath since the 19th century but the arrival of the motor coach and car in the early 20th century opened up the area

Highercombe lies in the far north of Dulverton parish near the boundary with Winsford. Most of the land is over 1,000 ft.

Higher Prescott, Exford

This site was surveyed by volunteers. It lies in a small valley, north-east of Exford church.

Surveying a green lane to Tarr Steps

Interior of a typical wheelwright's shop.

Hawkridge church, detail of Norman doorway

Monument in Hawkridge church to a man who emigrated to Queensland, Australia

Exmoor ponies

Sixteenth-century wood carving in Molland church.