Muriel Bilkey nee Hooper of Withypool. Farm work, hunting, home guard, courting, 1947 bad winter, pony racing, post round. 4 pages.
Peter Hayward originally from near Torrington. Exmoor pony Tommy. Bringing shopping home for villagers, charabanc outing to Bampton Fair. 2 pages
Susan Baker (neé Gates)’s notes from interview with Bill Western at West Hawkwell Farm in the 1990s. A variety of subjects including winter 1947, showing ponies, pony illness, local breeders.
Print out of summary of Birdie Johnson’s interview with ex head ranger of Exmoor National Park, Jim Collins. Covering foundation of national park’s herds, management of their ponies and his own Exmoor pony Bluebell. 5 pages.
Notes about a striped Exmoor foal and behaviour – how wild Exmoor ponies used to be.