Taylor Collection

Collection Owner: DNPA/Devon County Council
Dewerstone Rocks
Dewerstone Rocks

Dewerstone Rocks.
Dewerstone Rocks.

Thorn tree on Roborough Down
Thorn tree on Roborough Down

Devonport Leat
Devonport Leat

Stanlake farm house on the River Meavy.
Stanlake farm house on the River Meavy.

Devonport Leat Falls
Devonport Leat Falls

Norsworthy Bridge on the River Meavy
Norsworthy Bridge on the River Meavy

Sydney Taylor's First Car.
Sydney Taylor's First Car.

Devonshire Association outing to Cholwich Town Farmhouse
Devonshire Association outing to Cholwich Town Farmhouse

Wall incorporating the shaft of a cross at Cholwich Town Farmhouse
Wall incorporating the shaft of a cross at Cholwich Town Farmhouse

Cholwich Farm
Cholwich Farm

Part of the River Walkham
Part of the River Walkham

Rock basin at Hucken (or Okel) tor
Rock basin at Hucken (or Okel) tor

A Holed Gatepost at Davy Town Farm
A Holed Gatepost at Davy Town Farm

Vixen Tor from the South
Vixen Tor from the South

Princetown Branchline Railway Passing Beside Burrator Reservoir
Princetown Branchline Railway Passing Beside Burrator Reservoir

Cattle and Dartmoor ponies beside the bridge crossing the West Dart at Two Bridges
Cattle and Dartmoor ponies beside the bridge crossing the West Dart at Two Bridges

Crossing the Cherry Brook with Bellever Tor in the distance
Crossing the Cherry Brook with Bellever Tor in the distance

The East Dart River at Postbridge
The East Dart River at Postbridge

The middle pile of Pewtor looking north
The middle pile of Pewtor looking north

The south middle pile of Pewtor
The south middle pile of Pewtor

Dr. E. G. Symes Saunders lights his pipe in a kistvaen.
Dr. E. G. Symes Saunders lights his pipe in a kistvaen.

Whittor or White Tor
Whittor or White Tor

Devonshire Association outing to Whittor (White Tor)
Devonshire Association outing to Whittor (White Tor)

The Langstone Moor Kistvaen
The Langstone Moor Kistvaen

Metherall hut circle at Fernworthy
Metherall hut circle at Fernworthy

Slot-and-L gatepost at Fernworthy farm
Slot-and-L gatepost at Fernworthy farm

Fernworthy stone circle
Fernworthy stone circle

Sydney Taylor's first car, an Austin saloon, at Burrator
Sydney Taylor's first car, an Austin saloon, at Burrator

The ruins of Longstone farm, at Burrator
The ruins of Longstone farm, at Burrator

Old bar gateposts at Longstone, Burrator
Old bar gateposts at Longstone, Burrator

Hoo Meavy
Hoo Meavy

Ruined cottage above Lowry, Burrator
Ruined cottage above Lowry, Burrator

A glimpse through the doorway at the garden at Moorside, Horrabridge
A glimpse through the doorway at the garden at Moorside, Horrabridge

Shirley in the porch of  Moorside, Horrabridge.
Shirley in the porch of Moorside, Horrabridge.

Clapper bridge at Fernworthy
Clapper bridge at Fernworthy

Hill bridge over the River Tavy
Hill bridge over the River Tavy

Fernworthy Bridge
Fernworthy Bridge

Hill bridge over the River Tavy
Hill bridge over the River Tavy

Hill bridge over the River Tavy
Hill bridge over the River Tavy

Cottages at Hoo Meavy
Cottages at Hoo Meavy

Standing Stone at Drizzlecombe
Standing Stone at Drizzlecombe

Wistman's Wood
Wistman's Wood

Wistman's Wood
Wistman's Wood

Wistman's Wood
Wistman's Wood

Prehistoric enclosure near Wistman's Wood.
Prehistoric enclosure near Wistman's Wood.

Wistman's Wood
Wistman's Wood

Shirley on Roborough Down.
Shirley on Roborough Down.

Sydney Taylor senior seen through the porch at Moorside, Horrabridge.
Sydney Taylor senior seen through the porch at Moorside, Horrabridge.

Sydney Taylor Senior seen in the porch at Moorside.
Sydney Taylor Senior seen in the porch at Moorside.

Brisworthy stone circle.
Brisworthy stone circle.

Brisworthy stone circle.
Brisworthy stone circle.

Brisworthy stone circle.
Brisworthy stone circle.

Brisworthy stone circle.
Brisworthy stone circle.

Ringmoor Kistvaen.
Ringmoor Kistvaen.

Oakery or Ockery clapper bridge.
Oakery or Ockery clapper bridge.

Sydney Taylor's Austin on snowy Soussons common, Easter Sunday 1936.
Sydney Taylor's Austin on snowy Soussons common, Easter Sunday 1936.

Soussons Common Stone Circle
Soussons Common Stone Circle

Waterfall on the River Walkham below Grenofen.
Waterfall on the River Walkham below Grenofen.

Metherall hut circle, Fernworthy
Metherall hut circle, Fernworthy

The Devonport leat aquaduct crossing the River Cowsic.
The Devonport leat aquaduct crossing the River Cowsic.

The Devonport leat aquaduct crossing the River Cowsic.
The Devonport leat aquaduct crossing the River Cowsic.

The Devonshire Association at Metherall Hut Circle
The Devonshire Association at Metherall Hut Circle

A Devonshire Association Meeting at Metherall Hut Circle
A Devonshire Association Meeting at Metherall Hut Circle

The Devonshire Association at Metherall Hut Circle
The Devonshire Association at Metherall Hut Circle

A Devonshire Association Meeting at Metherall Hut Circle
A Devonshire Association Meeting at Metherall Hut Circle

Cattle at Peek Hill pond.
Cattle at Peek Hill pond.

Excavations at Metherall Hut Circle
Excavations at Metherall Hut Circle

Excavations at Metherall Hut Circle
Excavations at Metherall Hut Circle

Stone trough
Stone trough

Ingra Tor
Ingra Tor

Kistvaen at Ingra Tor
Kistvaen at Ingra Tor

T-A stone  between Tavistock and Ashburton.
T-A stone between Tavistock and Ashburton.

Hall farm, Sampford Spiney.
Hall farm, Sampford Spiney.

Windy Post or Beckamoor Cross.
Windy Post or Beckamoor Cross.

Bull's eye stone on Grimstone and Sortridge leat.
Bull's eye stone on Grimstone and Sortridge leat.

Feather Tor
Feather Tor

Grenofen bridge over the River Walkham.
Grenofen bridge over the River Walkham.

Weir on the River Walkham at Grenofen bridge.
Weir on the River Walkham at Grenofen bridge.

Under the Grenofen viaduct
Under the Grenofen viaduct

Christmas Festivities
Christmas Festivities

Family group at  Moorside, Christmas 1936.
Family group at Moorside, Christmas 1936.

The Taylor Family, Boxing Day 1936
The Taylor Family, Boxing Day 1936

Boxing Day at Moorside
Boxing Day at Moorside

Sydney Taylor's wife, Marjorie, making a  telephone call.
Sydney Taylor's wife, Marjorie, making a telephone call.

Brisworthy stone circle.
Brisworthy stone circle.

Trowlesworthy Tor from Ringmoor Down
Trowlesworthy Tor from Ringmoor Down

Trowlesworthy Tor from Ringmoor Down
Trowlesworthy Tor from Ringmoor Down

Burrator Reservoir looking towards LeatherTor
Burrator Reservoir looking towards LeatherTor

Burrator Reservoir
Burrator Reservoir

Valves at Burrator Reservoir
Valves at Burrator Reservoir

Sheeps Tor in the snow with Burrator Reservoir in the foreground.
Sheeps Tor in the snow with Burrator Reservoir in the foreground.

Hall Farm, Sampford Spiney.
Hall Farm, Sampford Spiney.

Ingra Tor and tumulus
Ingra Tor and tumulus

Burrator Reservoir looking towards Down Tor
Burrator Reservoir looking towards Down Tor

Three members of the Devonshire Association relaxing at Two Bridges
Three members of the Devonshire Association relaxing at Two Bridges

Great Staple Tor
Great Staple Tor

A photograph of Sydney Taylor's mother Sophie Ledden at Moorside, Horrabridge
A photograph of Sydney Taylor's mother Sophie Ledden at Moorside, Horrabridge

Sophie Ledden taken at Moorside, Horrabridge in the Easter of 1937
Sophie Ledden taken at Moorside, Horrabridge in the Easter of 1937

Crazy Well Cross on Walkhampton Common
Crazy Well Cross on Walkhampton Common