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by Dartmoor Diddicoy
Wed May 09, 2007 3:35 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: New to Letter boxing
Replies: 20
Views: 15457

Hello Outdoorgirl. Welcome to the Moor. I'm sure you'll enjoy yourself. There are some great places that feel a long way from civilisation but are in fact only a mile of so from the nearest car park! I think the area around Burrator is a fine place to start... the friend of the newbie letterboxer, S...
by Dartmoor Diddicoy
Wed May 09, 2007 3:26 pm
Forum: How I started
Topic: What 'appened woz....
Replies: 17
Views: 19857

There are geocaches in all sorts of places and in all parts of the world. I got into it when I lived in the USA. I found however that I never bothered with the exchange of 'trinkets' which I think is more for the kids. Instead I just signed the log. As I now live so close to the moor most of my outd...
by Dartmoor Diddicoy
Mon May 07, 2007 12:02 pm
Forum: How I started
Topic: What 'appened woz....
Replies: 17
Views: 19857

What 'appened woz....

.... once upon a time The Dartmoor Diddicoy roamed far and wide in search of things called Geocaches. For those not in the know this is a 'development' of letterboxing starting off in the USA in the early 2000s. Essentially tis the same sort of thing. Box left hidden somewhere. Clues lead hunter to ...
by Dartmoor Diddicoy
Sat Apr 21, 2007 8:44 am
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Higher Longford Letterboxers No 10- Kathryn
Replies: 2
Views: 4540

Thanks Nik

I am often in the environs of Pork Hill Car Park. Was there yesterday as a matter of fact. I will drop it in at the farm next time I'm there. I didn't twig the connection- the clue was in the title(!)

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by Dartmoor Diddicoy
Fri Apr 20, 2007 1:06 pm
Forum: Missing or Damaged Letterboxes
Topic: Higher Longford Letterboxers No 10- Kathryn
Replies: 2
Views: 4540

Higher Longford Letterboxers No 10- Kathryn

Hi I came across the Higher Longford Letterboxers No 10- Kathryn box on Pew Tor. The box had been smashed to pieces, the log was still there if a little worse for wear, and I managed to piece together the stamp. This is a word of mouth box that belongs to Pam Allen. I haven't been able to contact he...