Dean Moor

Common land located in Dean Prior, South Hams, Devon.


Moorland located on south Dartmoor, 6 km W of Buckfastleigh.


Land was disputed. HRH Charles, Prince of Wales claims the rights and interests of the Lord of the Manor of Lydford and the Forest of Dartmoor.

Part owned by The Duchy of Cornwall. Remainder owned by one privateowner.

Final.Owners registered by application.


Sheep, cattle, horses and 'units'.

Turbary(31) Common in Soil(29) Straying(63) Piscary(4)

Other rights contd. Pannage(2) Take wild animals,birds and fruit(2). Cross refs. contd. 146,148,153,155,156,161,164,173,176, 180,187,188,190,191,192,194,195 and 218. Some entries relate to only part


  • Bridleways

Other Notes

National Park - Dartmoor


Land Data

Common Land Name Dean Moor
County Devon
District South Hams
Parish Dean Prior
TVG Reg # 162
Authority Devonshire
Area 457.63 hectares / 1,130.83 acres
Ordnance Survey Sheet # 202
OS 100km Grid Square SX66
Easting 2675
Northing 661
OS Grid Ref 267500,66100
Min Contour 300
Max Contour 450
Median Elevation 375



Data recorded July, 1984. August, 1988.

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