Last week I once again went to visit Kitty Jay’s grave. I was with Simon Dell a retired Dartmoor policeman who is now a writer and walking guide. We were interviewing some people who lived in barns nearby who believed they were living where Kitty Jay once worked. I won’t name them here to preserve […]Read More Another visit to Kitty Jay’s grave.
This past Sunday my partner and I had a guided tour of Widecombe in the Moor. It was led by Simon Dell who wrote the last comprehensive biography of Beatrice Chase and who also runs Moorland Guides. Exploring her village whilst picking Simon’s brains was an opportunity too good to pass. Upon meeting Simon informed […]Read More Exploration of Widecombe in the Moor
Today my partner and I took our young daughter across the Moors. We travelled from Plympton to Princetown then past Two Bridges and the East Dart to Hound Tor. I had never visited Burrator Reservoir before so we made a quick pit stop there and what a delight! Three ducks swam across the blue expanse […]Read More Visiting Kitty Jay’s grave.
Digital voice recorder Ordnance map of Dartmoor Large ink Pages of Peace from Dartmoor by Beatrice ChaseRead More Student of Dartmoor starter kit.
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak WaltonRead More The Journey Begins