This website is all about using your imagination and discovering the people and places of Dartmoor'ÂÂs past through Exeter museum'ÂÂs collections.
Using your creativity, the collections and background information we invite you to add your Moor Story to the website.
Presence and absence at a deserted village
This creative site-based project took place in 2005.
Growing up in the Chilterns and West Sussex I saw plenty of flint both in the fields and in museums.
The Belstone Dagger
The area around Cullever is rich in prehistoric remains.
Eighteenth Century Ashburton
Ashburton was a prosperous place during the eighteenth century.
My Day on the Moor
Poetry cannnot capture the slate greys and howling blues of the sky that day.
Amongst the treasures in St Pancras Church is this painted wooden screen, sadly only a partial survival.