Index to places and themes

The following index refers to walk numbers.  A walk number in bold type means that the place is at the start or finish of the walk (including alternative starts for main walks).  Italic  type means that the place or topic is on an alternative route or is mentioned in passing.  (H = Herepath walks, A = Additional walks). 

abandoned villages, 13, 15, 16A, 30, 36

Acland family, 14

Aisholt, 48A

Alcombe, 32

Alfoxton House, 44

Allerford, 11

Anstey commons, 17, 28

Anstey Gate, 17

Avill, River, 24, 29A, 29B, 30, 31, 33, H2

Badgworthy, 13, 22

Badgworthy Hill, 22

Badgworthy Water, 13, 22

Bampton, 40, 41, 42, 42A

Bampton Down, 42

Barbrook, 5B

Barle, River, 18, 19, 21-23, 25, 27-28, 28A, 41, 41A, 41B

Barnstaple, 4, 16A

Barton Town, 15

Bat’s Castle, 31

Bathealton Tunnel, 43

Batherm, River, 40, 41, 42, 42A

The Beacon, 4

Berrynarbor, 1, 2

Beulah Chapel, 36

Bessom Bridge, 39

Bicknoller, 47

Bicknoller Combe, 47

Bicknoller Post, 44, 47

Bideford, A3

Black Dog, A1 

Blackdown Hills, 43, 49, 50

Blackmoor Gate, 16A

Blackmore, Richard Dodderidge, 13

Blackpool Mill, A2

Blegberry, A2

Blue Anchor, 33

Blue Ben, 44A

Bodley, 4

Boevey, James, 18

Bossington, 10, 11

Bowerbier Hill, 40

Bowling Green, 44

Bratton Ball, 12A

Bratton Fleming, 16A

River Bray, 15, 16

Bray Reservoir, 15

Brayford, 16

Brendon, 7

Brendon Common, 13A

Brendon Hill (village), 36

Brendon Hills, 30, 31, 34-39, 44

Brendon Two Gates, 13A

Brewer’s Castle, 25

Bridgetown, 27B, 29

Brightworthy Barrows, 21

Broad Strand, 1

Brockwell, 14A, 24

Brompton Ralph, 43A

Broomfield, 49, 50

Brushford, 41, 41B

Bull Point, 0A

Burgundy Chapel, 12

Burlinch, 50A

Bury, 39A, 41A

Bye Common, 26

Cannington Fort, H1

Capstone Hill, 0

Capton, 34

Caradoc, 27

Caratacus Stone, 27

Carnarvon Estate, 21

Castle Rock, 4, 5

castles (motte & bailey), 15A, 31-2, 40, 45

Cats Castle, H1

The Chains, 15, 18, 20

Challacombe, 15

Chargot Wood, 37

Cheddon Fitzpaine, 50A

Cheriton, 5B, 20

Cheriton Ridge, 20

Chetsford Water, H2

Chibbet Ford, 23

Chilcott, 41B

Churchtown (Luxborough), 30, 37

Churchtown (Parracombe), 15A

clapper bridge, 25, 27

Clatworthy Reservoir, 38

Clayhanger, 42, 42B

Cleeve Abbey, 34

Clicket, 30

cliff railway, 4, 5

Cloutsham, 14

coastguard station, 11

Coleford Water, H1

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, 45

Combe Bottom, 43A

Comberow, 35, 36

Combe Martin, 2, 2A

Combwich, H1

Conygar Tower, 32

Coppleham, 27B

Cornham Ford, 18

Cothelstone Hill, 47, 49

Countisbury, 5A, 6, 7,

County Gate, 7, 8, 9, 13

Cove, 41

Cow Castle 19, 21A, 22A

Crosse, Andrew, 49

Crowcombe, 34

Crowcombe Heathfield, H1

Crowcombe Park Gate, 47

Crown Estate, 31

Culbone, 8, 9

Cutcombe, 29A, 29B

Danes Brook, 17, 28

Daws Castle, 33

Dead Woman’s Ditch, 45, 46

Deddy Combe, 8

Devil's Stone, 29B

Doniford, 44A

Doone Valley, 13

Dowsborough Camp, 45, 46

Dry Bridge, 13A

Dulverton, 24, 25, 27A, 27B, 28, 28A, 29, 41, 41A, 41B

Dunkery Beacon, 14, 24, 29A

Dunkery Gate, 24, 29A

Dunster, 24, 30-32, 33

Dunster Beach, 33

Dunster Castle, 30-32, 33

East Anstey, 28A

East Anstey Common, 28

East Lyn (hamlet), 5B

East Lyn River, 5A, 5B, 6, 7, 8, 20

East Quantoxhead, 44A

Elworthy, H1

Escott, 34

Exe, River, 18, 20, 22-23, 25, 26, 27B, 29, 41, 41A

Exe Head, 18, 20

Exe Valley Way, 41, 42A

Exebridge, 41

Exeter Inn, 40

Exford, 22-26, H2

Exmoor National Park offices, 28

Exmoor Pony Centre, 27A, 27B

Farley Water, 13A

field studies centre, 18, 35

Ford (Wootton Courtenay), 29A

Ford Mill (Bampton), 42, 42A

Foreland Point, 6

Fyne Court, 49, 50

Gallox Hill, 31

Gotton, 50A

Grabbist Hill, 24, 32

Great Ferny Ball, 21A

Great Hangman, 2

Great Rowbarrow, 24

Great Tom's Hill, 13, 22

Grexy Combe, 12

Haddeo, River, 39, 39A, 41A

Haddon Hill, 39, 39A

Halsway Post, 47

Hare Path, 29B, H2

Harman, Martin Coles, A3

Hartford, 39

Hartland Abbey, A2

Hartland Point, A2

Hartland Quay, A2

Hawk Combe, 9

Hawkridge, 25, 28

Hawkridge Reservoir, 48A

Heaven, Hudson Grosett, A3

Heddon’s Mouth, 3, 4

Heddon, River, 3, 3A, 4, 15A

Hele, 1A

Helwell Bay, 44A

herepath, H1-2, 29B

Hestercombe, 50A

High Bray, 16

Highland cows, 15, A3

hill forts, 19, 21A, 25, 28, 31, 33, 45, 46, 49

Hillsford Bridge, 5B, 20

Hinam Farm, 25, 28

Hinkley Point Power Station, 44A, 45, 47

Hirst, Damien, 0

Hoar Oak, 20

Hoaroak Water, 5B, 20

Hoccombe Combe, 13

Holdstone Down, 3

Holford, 44, 47

Holford Combe, 45

Hollam House, 41A

Holnicote Estate, 10, 14, 14A

Holwell Castle, 15A

Horner, 10, 14, 14A

Horner Water, 10, 11, 14

Horsen Hill, 21, 21A

Huish Champflower Barrow, 36

Hunter’s Inn, 3, 3A, 4

Hurley Beacon, 47,

Hurlstone Point, 11

Hurstone Viaduct, 42B, 43

hydraulic ram, 28

Ilfracombe, 0A, 0, 1, A3

Ilkerton Ridge, 5B

The Incline, 36

Jubilee Hut, 14, 14A

Kate, statue, 0

Kedworthy, 16

Kennisham Forest, 37

Kilton, 44A

Kilve, 44A

Kingsbridge, 37

Kingston St Mary, 47, 50, 50A

Knight, John, 18, 19, 22

Ladies Mile, 3, 3A

Lake, Benjamin, 4

Lanacombe, 22

Lan(d)acre, 21A

Landacre Bridge, 21, 21A

Landacre Gate, 21, 21A

Landmark Trust, A3

Lank Combe, 13

Larkbarrow, 22

Lee, 0A, 0

Lee Abbey, 4, 5, 5A

Lee Bay (Ilfracombe), 0A, 0

Lee Bay (Lynton), 4, 5, 5A

Leighland Chapel, 35, 36

Liberator memorial, 10

Lilstock, 44A

lime kilns, 1, 2, 2A, 4, 33

Little Hangman, 2, 2A

Little Owl River, 16

Long Stone, 15

Lorna Doone, 5, 8, 13, 28

Louisa Gate, 41A

Lovelace, Ada, 9

Loyton, 42A

Luccombe, 14A

Luckwell Bridge, 29, 29B

Lundy, A3

Luttrell, Henry, 32

Luxborough, 30, 37

Lydeard Hill, 47, 48, 48A

Lynbridge, 5A, 5B

Lynmouth, 4, 5, 5A, 6, 7, 20

Lynmouth flood, 5

Lynton, 4, 5, 5A

Lynton and Barnstaple Railway, 15A

Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway, 5, 5A

Lype Hill, 37

Maclaren memorial, 13A

Macmillan Way West, 14, 18, 34, 47, 49

Malmsmead, 13, 8, 22

Marsh Bridge, 25, 27A, 27B, 28, 41B

Maundown, 43A

Minehead, 12, 12A, 32, 33

The Mineral Line, 36, 35

mining, 19, 36

Moles Chamber, 18

Molland, 17, 17A

Molland Common, 17A

Monksilver, 35

Morebath, 42A

Mortehoe, 0A

Morte Point, 0A

Mounsey Hill Gate, 27A, 27B

Nailsbourne, 50A

The National Trust, 4, 5A-7, 10, 11, 14, 30-32, 45, 49, 50, A3

Nether Stowey, 45, 46, H1

Nettlecombe, 35

North Hill, 12, 12A

North Thorne, 16A

Nutcombe Bottom, 30, 31

Nutcombe Manor, 42

Oare, 8, 13

Oare Water, 8, 13

 

 

oil refining, 44A

Oldberry Castle, 28

Old Stowey, 30, 37

Over Stowey, H1

Oxen Tor, 20

Parracombe, 4, 15A

Parrett, River, H1

Peart Water, 48A

Perry, 44, 44A

Petton, 42B

Pinkery Pond, 15, 18

Pitt Bridge, 29A

Pittcombe Head, 9, H2

Pooltown, 37

Porchester’s Post, 21

Porlock, 9, 10, 8, 12, 24

Porlock Hill, 9

Porlock Marsh, 10

Porlock Vale, 10, H2

Porlock Weir, 8, 9, 10, H2

Prayway Head, 18, 20, 22

The Punchbowl, 27

Quantock Greenway, 46

Quantock Hills, 33, 34, 44-50

Quantock's Head, 44A

Quarme, River, 29, 29B

Raddington, 42B

Radworthy, 15

Ralegh’s Cross, 36

Red Post, H1

reservoirs, 15, 16A, 38, 39, 39A, 43, 48A

Rhenish Tower, 5

Roadwater, 35, 36

Robber’s Bridge, 8

Rockford, 7

Room Hill, 22A, 23, 25, 26

Ruborough Camp, 49

Rugged Jack, 4, 5

St. Audrie's Bay, 44A

Selworthy, 11

Selworthy Beacon, 11, 12

Seven Hills, 0A, 0

Seven Wells Wood, 46

Sherdon Water, 21A

Sherracombe, 16

Sherrycombe, 2, 3

Shillingford, 42A

Shilstone Hill, 13A

Simonsbath, 18-20, 22, 22A

Slade Reservoirs, 0

Sloley (Slowly) Stone, 18

Smallacombe (Molland), 17

Smith’s Combe, 44

South Molton, 16

Sparhanger, 5B

Staple Plain, 44

Sterridge, 1

Sticklepath, 35

Stogumber, 34

Stock Common, 5B

Stoke (Hartland), A2

Stoke Pero, 14

stone circle, 21

Stone Cross, H2

Stowey Mill (Cutcombe), 29A

Stream, 34

Sugarloaf Hill, 8

Summerway Cross, 29B, H2

Tall Trees Trail, 30, 31

Tangs Bottom, 18

Tarka Trail, 16, 20

Tarr Steps, 25, 26, 27, 27A

Taunton, 47, 50

Tetton House, 47, 50

Thelbridge, A1

Timberscombe, 30

toll house, 41

Tone, River, 38, 43

tors, 4, 5

Trentishoe, 3

Trentishoe Down, 3

Trentishoe Water, 3, 3A

Triscombe, 47, 48, H1

Triscombe Stone, 47, 48, H1

Twitchen, 17A

Two Moors Way, 20

Valley of the Rocks, 4, 5, 5A

Venn Cross, 42B

Verity, statue, 0

Voley, 3A

Walford, John, 45

Washbattle Bridge, 43

Washford, 34

Washford Pyne, A1

Washford River, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37

Watchet, 33, 34, 44A

Watermouth, 1

Waterrow, 42B, 43

Watersmeet, 5A, 6, 7, 20

Webber’s Post, 14, 14A

Wellington Monument, 43

West Anstey, 28A

West Anstey Common, 17

West Bagborough, 48

West Deane Way, 43

West Lyn (hamlet), 5B

West Lyn River, 5A, 5B

West Monkton, 50A

West Quantoxhead, 44, 47

West Somerset Mineral Railway, 33, 35, 36

West Somerset Railway, 32-34

Wheal Eliza, 19

Wheddon Cross, 29, 29A, 29B, 30, H2

Whitefield (Wiveliscombe), 43A

Whitefield (central Exmoor), 16

Whitefield Down, 16

Widmouth Head, 1

Williton, 34

Will’s Neck, 47, 48

Wilmot’s Pool, 45

Wimbleball Lake, 39, 39A

Winsford, 26, 27, 27B, 29 

Winsford Hill, 27

Winsford Punchbowl, 27

Wistlandpound Reservoir, 16A

Witheridge, A1

Withiel Florey, 39

Withyman’s Pool, 45

Withypool, 21, 22A, 23, 25

Withypool Hill, 21

Wiveliscombe, 43, 43A

Woodcombe, 12A

Woody Bay, 4

Wootton Common, 24

Wootton Courtenay, 24

Wordsworth, William, 44

workhouse, 28

Worthy (Porlock), 9, H2

Yellow Combe, 27, 27A