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Location Dartmoor, Devon, England
Position Parish and hamlet
Appearances "The Hound of the Baskervilles
The Hound of the Baskervilles (Granada)
"The Hounds of Baskerville"

Grimpen was a parish and hamlet located on the Dartmoor in Devon, England. It was located near the parishes of Thorsley and High Barrow and the town of Coombe Tracey, and lay fourteen miles from Dartmoor Prison. In the vicinity of the village were many isolated houses, including Lafter Hall, Baskerville Hall, and Merripit House, and the farmhouses of High Tor and Foulmire.


Sherlock (2010)

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  • Grimpen is a fictional location invented by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, although it was possibly based on several real locations on Dartmoor.

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