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HER Number:MDV109546
Name:Old bus depot on Court Street, Moretonhampstead


Dating to the early 20th century, this building is depicted on the 1930s Ordnance Survey maps as an 'Omnibus Depot' and modern maps as a garage, although it is now in use as a motor museum.


Grid Reference:SX 749 859
Map Sheet:SX78NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMoretonhampstead
Ecclesiastical ParishMORETONHAMPSTEAD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BUS DEPOT (XX to World War II - 1905 AD to 1939 AD (Between))
  • MUSEUM (XXI to Unknown - 2013 AD (Post))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1930 - 1939, Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV336668.

1930s historic map depicts this building as 'Omnibus Depot'.

Google, 2015, Google Streetview (Website). SDV357604.

The Moretonhampstead Motor Museum is visible on the July 2014 image (the museum having opened in 2013).

Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

Building is depicted on the modern mapping as 'garage'.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336668Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1930 - 1939. Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #69006 ]
SDV357604Website: Google. 2015. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV109293Related to: Court tenement, Moretonhampstead (Building)
MDV16974Related to: Tavistock to Moretonhampstead road (Monument)
MDV40274Related to: The Court House, Moretonhampstead (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 19 2018 10:14AM