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Brushford parish lies outside the Exmoor National Park but is closely bound to it through its neighbours Dulverton and East Anstey.

The Dulverton mill leat starts at the weir in Lady Street where it leaves the river Barle to flow south through the western side of the town before

Late 17th-century Hele Bridge farmhouse, Dulverton.

Sixteenth-century wood carving in Molland church.

Traditional haymaking near Winsford

Although sources for Exmoor's medieval history are scarce compared with neighbouring areas there is some interesting material.

 The National Archive, E179/113/103: 1440 grant of Alien Subsidy, Bristol return dated 27 July 1441 (extract)

The St Paul's Carnival is a barometer of the social and ideological changes within Bristol's race relations.

After the First World War the government announced its intention to provide 'homes fit for heroes' for returning servicemen and their families.

Fishing was one of the main industries in this part of Cornwall from 1600 to 1800.

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