The Dartmoor Trust has been supporting projects throughout Dartmoor for decades spanning our local heritage, the environment and education. We are commited to working with as many people as possible and welcome you to get in touch if you have a similar project or would like to support us in our work.

Apply for support

The Dartmoor Trust offers small grants that are simple and flexible. The grants are available to non-profit making organisations for capital works projects carried out on Dartmoor.

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Support our Work

The Dartmoor Trust and its Archive is a charity run by volunteers. The costs of administration, of making grants and storing the Archives is met by donations and legacies.

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Dartmoor Trust Archive


This online archive contains tens of thousands of amazing images, audio recordings and video of Dartmoor's past.

Established nearly two decades ago by the Dartmoor Trust to provide a home for the rich history of Dartmoor including material from priceless collections including Chapman, Burnard and more recently, Hansford Worth.

The Dartmoor Trust Archive welcomes new collections, we can preserve digital copies of your assets and provide a home for them on the Internet. You retain the copyright to the assets whilst contributing to this much loved online resource. Your assets will be protected from decay and loss through our robust digitisation processes.

Explore our collections

A Random Selection


Paintings and sculpture, magnificent galleries, beautiful gardens all in a superb country house setting

Refreshments available daily at the Delamore Kitchen Cafe

1st - 31st of May 2023

10:30 - 16:30 daily

Entry £10

Cornwood, Ivybridge, PL21 9QT


The Charity


The Dartmoor Trust believes in transparency. We publish the minutes of our AGMs and welcome your involvement. If you have any questions for the Trustees please get in touch.

Our Trustees

Lady Elizabeth Kitson OBE DL
Tony Clark OBE
Capt Richard Wraith CBE RN
Charlotte Catto
Simon Butler
Sue Eberle
Andrew Cooper
Tim Emerson
Alli Gibson
Joanna Burgess
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