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Monument Number 442287

Hob Uid: 442287
Location :
Devon
South Hams
Cornwood
Grid Ref : SX6050062700
Summary : 11 stone hut circles and a sub circular enclosure situated on the south east facing slope overlooking the valley of the Ford Brook.
More information : (Centred SX 60496269) Enclosed Hut Group & Hut Circles
(NR) (11 hut circles shown). (1)

(SX 60476266) 'A' - hut circle, diameter 9 metres. (2-3)

An open settlement; consists of 8 freestanding hut circles and
an enclosure and lies on a gentle, well drained, clitter strewn
east facing slope at 355m above OD.
SX 60526271 This oval enclosure, 60m by 50m and 0.3 ha, has
double-faced walling, 1.5m wide and up to 0.5m high, and is
in very poor condition, the lower side being entirely missing.
Two terraced hut circles, average internal diameter 6.2m, are
on the line of the enclosure wall which may be later. One has
fragments of walling, 1.3m wide, and the other only survives as
a terrace.

The 8 Type 2 hut circles, average internal diameter 6.3m, walling
1.4m wide and in very poor condition are, with one exception,
terraced into the hill side and four have southeast facing
entrances.

There is no evidence of cultivation in the area.
(Type 2 huts : SX 56 NE 71).

1:10 000 Survey revised on MSD. (4)

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Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1968
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Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 JHO 02-NOV-76
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Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : APs (RAF CPE/UK/1890 2290-1 10 12 46)
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Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F2 CC 14-AUG-77
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Source Number : 5
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : English Heritage Schedule Entry 08/04/1997
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Bronze Age
Display Date : Bronze Age
Monument End Date : -700
Monument Start Date : -2600
Monument Type : Enclosed Hut Circle Settlement, Hut Circle, Unenclosed Hut Circle Settlement, Enclosure
Evidence : Structure

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (County No.)
External Cross Reference Number : DV 444
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 10777
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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 10773
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External Cross Reference Number : 10776
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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 10774
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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 10775
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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 10778
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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 10779
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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 10781
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 24092
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 66 SW 39
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 66 SW 39
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1976-11-02
End Date : 1976-11-02
Associated Activities : FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 66 SW 39
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1977-08-14
End Date : 1977-08-14