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A-Z of Devon history

Granite cross on Dartmoor (Nic Randall)
An ancient granite cross on Dartmoor

We are compiling an online 'library' of our features about Devon's past - and it is being added to all the time.

Devon history A-E

Archive BBC films index

Archive photos and films from British Pathe

Arlington's Victorian recipes

American troops in North Devon

Bampton Fair Beatles in Plymouth in the '60s - archive film Burgh Island sea tractor - archive film

Big freeze in Devon in 1963 - archive film

Christmas cards - origins in Devon

Clovelly herring heritage

Colin Campbell Court, Plymouth

Dartmoor prehistoric stone row at Cut Hill

Dartmoor and its many ages

Dartmoor - photographic archive

Dartmoor: reservoir revelation

Dartmoor: 700-year-old granite cross found

Dartmoor - volcanoes

Devon's bridge builder, James Green

Devon dialect

Devon's flag

Devon's 'noughty' decade

Devon's maps of the past

Devon railways - archive photo gallery

Drought in Devon in 1976 - archive film

Exeter City FC - a brief history

Devon history F-J

Get fired up at Finch Foundry

Francis Chichester's round the world voyage, 1967 - archive film

Greenway House - home of Agatha Christie

Hallsands - fishing village lost to the sea

Hallsands - photos then and now

Helen Greathead - making history fun

Henry Williamson 1965 interview - archive film

Holiday traffic in Devon, 1973 - archive film

Devon history K-O

Kents Cavern - prehistoric caves

Lancastria sinking - 70th anniversary Lighthouses in Devon

Lighthouse gallery

Lynmouth flood disaster, 1952

Morwellham Quay's mining history

Nancy Astor - making political history

Devon history P-T

Pele in Plymouth, 1973 - archive film

Plymouth Argyle FC - a potted history

Plymouth Market - golden celebrations

Plymouth diving board history

Plymouth's naval history

Plymouth-based navy ships return from Falklands, 1982 - archive film

Plymouth blitz memories

Plymouth's past goes digital

Polish home at Stover - archive films

Railway images from the Norman Lockett collection

Royal Albert Bridge - uncovering the original colour

Royal Albert Bridge gallery

Seaton Tramline

Smeaton's Tower - audio slideshow of archive images

Smeaton's Tower - 250 years old

Surf museum moves closer Swilly memories

Tamar Road Bridge construction, 1961 - archive film

Tavistock's Goosey Fair - 1973 archive film

Ten Tors story

Three hares mystery

Torbay's geopark status

Torquay United FC - a history

Train journey across Dartmoor - archive film 1954

Teign Valley Railway, 1958 - archive film

Devon history U-Z

Victorian slides at Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter

Volcanoes in Devon

WWII - how a telegram sparked an emergency exit

Witchcraft - the case of the man hanged as a witch

A History of the World - in Devon
18 Jan 10 |  History


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