South elevation of church, including porch, from the west
Barton Town Church and Churchyard, with settlement earthworks to rear (© ENPA 2014)

This section of the website is dedicated to a series of pages that describe different aspects of the heritage of Exmoor. You can browse articles which discuss periods of interest or types of feature that you may encounter, review details of investigative projects and research that has been undertaken in the area and review other specialist categories such as people, art and literature and myths, legends, customs and traditions.

N.B. A basic bibliography may be given at the end of each page; specific references relating to individual sites are given in the appropriately linked HER records.