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HER Number:MDV106925
Name:Police and Fire Station, Moretonhampstead


Police and fire station building on the approach to Moretonhampstead from the south-east. Exact date unknown at this time; presumably dates to mid-late 20th century.


Grid Reference:SX 757 857
Map Sheet:SX78NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMoretonhampstead
Ecclesiastical ParishMORETONHAMPSTEAD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FIRE STATION (XX - 1963 AD to 1994 AD (Between))
  • POLICE STATION (XX - 1963 AD to 1994 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1963, Ordnance Survey 1963 6 inch map (Cartographic). SDV60736.

Not depicted on the 1963 edition of the historic maps.

Hale, K., 2014, Fire Station Details (Website). SDV356593.

Image of the fire station in 1994.

Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

Depicted on the modern mapping as 'Fire and Police Stations'.

Richards, A. F., 2014, Police and fire station in Moretonhampstead (Personal Comment). SDV356604.

Station appears to date to between 1963 and approximately 1990.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #66438 ]
SDV356593Website: Hale, K.. 2014. Fire Station Details. http://www.firestations.org.uk/Station_Details.php?stn=Chagford%20fire%20station&lat=50.67569442&lon=-3.83694442. Website.
SDV356604Personal Comment: Richards, A. F.. 2014. Police and fire station in Moretonhampstead. Not Applicable.
SDV60736Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1963. Ordnance Survey 1963 6 inch map. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper).

Associated Monuments

MDV106926Related to: Old Fire Station, Moretonhampstead (Building)
MDV106922Related to: The Old Police House, Moretonhampstead (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 2 2014 4:15PM