We are regularly finding useful references about Hoar Oak Cottage, sheepfarming, Exmoor etc. included in a variety of publications. This page is a work in progress and more references with ISBNs and publication details will follow shortly.

This list is a starter for ten.

  • A history of the forest of Exmoor by E.T.MacDermot
  • Exmoor:  the making of an English Landscape by Mary Siraut
  • Reclamation of Exmoor Forest by Orwin and Sellick
  • The Heritage of Exmoor by Roger A Burton
  • Simonsbath: the inside story of an  Exmoor village by Roger A Burton
  • Yesterday’s Exmoor by Hazel Eardly Wilmot
  • Counting Sheep by Phillip Walling
  • Much Ado About Mutton by Bob Kennard
  • Archaeology of Hill Farming on Exmoor by Cain Hegarty
  • Exmoor National Park Authority:
    History and Historic Environment Publications
  • A little history of Exmoor Hope L Bourne