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by trekkernod
Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Family Animals
Replies: 0
Views: 313

Family Animals

Does anyone have the clues to a series of letterboxes named Family Animals On Dartmoor . I found No.1 - George (a tropical fish) in a poor condition and removed it from the moor. If the other 4 boxes in this series are not being maintained then they should also be removed. However, if the other boxe...
by trekkernod
Sun Dec 30, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Box found High Dartmoor Snowdon Brook page 602
Replies: 2
Views: 6139

Re: Box found High Dartmoor Snowdon Brook page 602

The High Dartmoor - Snowdon Brook letterbox is one of a series, put out as a walk in the Two Bridges area. The series was original put out by Pebbles & Co., who retired from letterboxing. The remaining unissued stamps were acquired by The Hand Of Man who then sited them on the moor. It seems that I ...
by trekkernod
Thu Aug 03, 2017 7:54 am
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Royal Mail Deliveries - Wedlake Farm
Replies: 2
Views: 2791

Re: Royal Mail Deliveries - Wedlake Farm

It is not a Charity Walk stamp it belongs to the Wild Goose Chasers and is a Word of Mouth box.
by trekkernod
Thu Aug 03, 2017 7:53 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Dartmoor Lanes
Replies: 2
Views: 2232

Re: Dartmoor Lanes

It is north-east of Walkhampton
by trekkernod
Sat Jul 15, 2017 8:21 am
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: FOUND: Visitor's book (remains)
Replies: 3
Views: 3213

Re: FOUND: Visitor's book (remains)

Hi,
The 'Tamerton Treacle Miners' is the name of letterboxers and not a letterbox.

Mark
by trekkernod
Mon Mar 27, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: How to register a box move?
Replies: 1
Views: 2269

Re: How to register a box move?

Send your new clue to Malcolm at [email protected]
by trekkernod
Sat Dec 24, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: Notices and Links
Topic: Forum problems
Replies: 3
Views: 5815

Forum problems

It may be me but..........
When I click on a Forum topic from the Home page it shows that I am logged in.
If I open the Forum and then click on a topic, my log in details are not shown. The Messages & Notification menus etc are all missing and I have the Log In menu instead.
Is it me???

Mark
by trekkernod
Fri Sep 23, 2016 9:17 am
Forum: Notices and Links
Topic: Letterboxing by bus
Replies: 17
Views: 24662

2016 Service 48

Contrary to some timetables, the Sunday & Bank Holiday Service for the No.48 - Wembury to Burrator bus, will run until Sunday 23rd October 2016. Some timetables have the last day as 18th September. I have been in contact with Stagecoach and Plymouth City Council and both have confirmed that the abov...
by trekkernod
Fri Sep 23, 2016 9:13 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Is there a list of abreviations, terminology for clues???
Replies: 16
Views: 13592

Re: Is there a list of abreviations, terminology for clues???

Hi
Usually, the WW in the title of a letterbox refers to the Wandering Woodstocks.
by trekkernod
Mon Apr 18, 2016 11:44 am
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Family Animals On Dartmoor
Replies: 0
Views: 5599

Family Animals On Dartmoor

Hi Does anyone still have the clues to the Family Animals On Dartmoor series? I found the No.1 - George at Combshead Gert yesterday. The lid of the pot was in pieces, the book was dry but sticking out of the pot, the stamp, a shop bought type, was in perfect condition. I feel that this box was not b...
by trekkernod
Sat Mar 26, 2016 10:12 am
Forum: Notices and Links
Topic: Letterboxing by bus
Replies: 17
Views: 24662

Re: Burrator Bus Service No.48

Hi,
The Stagecoach Service No.48 from Wembury to Burrator Reservoir started running again yesterday - 25th March 2016. The service runs on Sundays & Bank Holidays.
For timetables visit the Stagecoach Plymouth web site or the Traveline web site.
by trekkernod
Fri Sep 25, 2015 10:43 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Welcome back
Replies: 2
Views: 3910

Welcome back

Good to see that the web site is up and running again.
by trekkernod
Mon Sep 07, 2015 4:07 pm
Forum: Notices and Links
Topic: Letterboxing by bus
Replies: 17
Views: 24662

Buses Axed again!

For those of you who use buses, some bad news. The Service 48, Plymouth to Burrator, is being withdrawn for the winter (2015). At the moment there is some uncertainty about the final day it will run. It is either 13th or 20th September. Some of the passengers, who use the route regularly, are writin...
by trekkernod
Thu Aug 20, 2015 9:25 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Observation posts?
Replies: 13
Views: 12781

OP's

Hi, Try this: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/dartmoor-environment-and-socio-economic-surveys It links you to a page with a list of historic appraisals for areas used by the military on Dartmoor. If you open the Okehampton Range pdf and scroll through it, you will find a list of the Op's ...
by trekkernod
Tue May 26, 2015 3:03 pm
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Found - Drinks bottle & Ink pads
Replies: 0
Views: 6893

Found - Drinks bottle & Ink pads

Hi everyone, I have recently found the following objects whilst out letterboxing on the moor. Both were found on the southern moor. Item 1 :- A drinks bottle. An accurate description of bottle and contents will secure return. Item 2 - A set of ink pads near Box 1 of the St Stephens Church Windows & ...