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Photo : The Jamaica Inn, Bolventor, Cornwall

Slap bang in the middle of Bodmin Moor and just off the A30 main road lies a building that is not just famous in Cornwall, but the whole world : The Jamaica Inn. 170 more words


Photo : Amongst the Sheep at Rough Tor, Camelford.

The slopes of Rough Tor (pronounced “Row” Tor to you non-locals) on the northern part of Bodmin Moor, is a fascinating place; excavated by Channel 4’s former archaeology programme “Time Team” back in the 2000s, it is a place packed with ancient settlements, standing stones, causeways and of course, wildlife. 46 more words


Big Cats on the Loose Again in Britain?

The Beast of Bodmin Moor

Stories and legends have been told about a mysterious cat like beast roaming wild on Bodmin Moor since Sir Arthur Conan Doyle published his Sherlock Holmes adventure The Hound of the Baskervilles in 1901, which was then serialised in The Strand magazine. 1,200 more words

Albert Jack