Heritage Group

The Merton and Petrockstowe Heritage Group meetings are held at 7.30 p.m. on the second Friday of each month in either the Clinton Hall, Merton or the Baxter Hall in Petrockstowe.

In addition, the group regularly visits historical places of interest within the local area. In 2008, the group produced an in-depth book; `Petrockstowe Past and Present’.

Planned events are as follows:

April 14th      Chris Chapman from Dartmoor at 7.30 p.m.

Our speaker will be the award winning photographer and film maker Chris Chapman. He is showing and talking about 2 short films of Dartmoor – ‘Last Days of Truelove Farm’ and ‘Peggy Harris – Life Beyond Sam’s Scrapyard’. This will be an entertaining evening – all are welcome.

May 12th       Bryer Mason from Castle Drogo

June 9th       A walk around Hatherleigh

July 14th       A visit to Buckland Brewer

To discover more about the history of Petrockstowe, please visit our History page.


Non-members £4

Members         £2

Secretary Ann Luxton 01837 810728