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Dartmoor Forest, Devon

Historical Description

Dartmoor Forest, a quarter of Lidford parish, Devonshire, comprising the western part of Dartmoor.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyDevon 
Civil parishLydford 
Poor Law unionTavistock 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Dartmoor Forest from the following:


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