Old Dartmouth Street Names
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Previous names of Dartmouth streets and roads. This list is still under development and subject to amendment. If you have any information that may help us please contact us.
Tithe Map of Townstal 1840. Extracts
DHRG No. 100158
Extracts from Apportionment Book for Tithe Map, Townstal 1840.
Royal Avenue Gardens, Parks and Pleasure Grounds of Dartmouth
DHRG No. 102915
Article by Jackie Wallace, granddaughter of Mr F Johns, First Borough Gardener, and daughter of Mr W Johns, Second Borough Gardener, describing her father and grandfather's work to develop Dartmouth's gardens and open spaces.
In The Beginning
DHRG No. 102984
Memories of the Royal Avenue Gardens & other Town Gardens and open spaces, by W E Johns Town Gardener who came to Dartmouth in 1904 and succeeded his father, Mr F Johns, in the role. Date of article unknown.
Castle Estate Sale Document 1903
DHRG No. 102985
Transcript of indenture of sale 18 December 1903 of Castle estate from heirs of Hugh Mair to Town Council for "inhabitants and visitors of said borough ... to have the use and enjoyment ... for purposes of recreation" (plan mentioned not included).
THE WOODS OF OLD MILL CREEK
DHRG No. 103021
John Aylett is an archeology graduate. He starts the story with the opinion that there are possible Saxon remains in the area and other items of more recent vintage.c2000
Sandquay Woods – An 18th Century Pleasure Garden.
DHRG No. 103022
When you want to enjoy some magical scenery take a beautiful walk through Sandquay Woods on the edge of the water of Old Mill Creek. The approach from Townstal by Archway leads to a car park in which there is a useful map and Interpretation Board. There are good paths after recent restoration by the Dart Estuary Environment Management with the permission of Hole Farm Estates.
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Townstal. Coombe Area
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Townstal. Warfleet Area
DHRG No. 100131