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HER Number:MDV104643
Name:Hut circle south of the Hemstone South settlement, Fernworthy

Summary

Additional hut circle discovered to the south-west of Hemstone south settlement in 2013.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 647 837
Map Sheet:SX68SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HUT CIRCLE (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Newman, P., 2013, Fernworthy Forest Sites Survey (Un-published). SDV351708.

SX6474 8370. Hut circle discovered to the south-west of Hemstone south settlement.


Newman , P., 2013, The Archaeology of Fernworthy Forest, Dartmoor, Devon, 35-36, Fig. 30 (Report - Survey). SDV351784.

Previously unrecorded hut circle located to the west of the main settlement in an area as yet not cleared of conifers. The hut has a broadly level floor with stones, boulders and slabs surviving mainly on the northern arc of the wall forming a circle some 6.6 metres diameter.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV351708Un-published: Newman, P.. 2013. Fernworthy Forest Sites Survey. Digital. [Mapped feature: #1750 ]
SDV351784Report - Survey: Newman , P.. 2013. The Archaeology of Fernworthy Forest, Dartmoor, Devon. Digital + A4. 35-36, Fig. 30.

Associated Monuments

MDV6731Part of: Hemstone South Hut Circle Settlement, Fernworthy (Monument)
MDV6731Related to: Hemstone South Hut Circle Settlement, Fernworthy (Monument)
MDV48854Related to: CIST in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV6731Part of: Hemstone South Hut Circle Settlement, Fernworthy (Monument)
MDV6731Related to: Hemstone South Hut Circle Settlement, Fernworthy (Monument)
MDV6737Related to: Hut circle in Hemstone South settlement, Fernworthy (Monument)
MDV6732Related to: Hut circle in Hemstone South settlement, Fernworthy (Monument)
MDV6733Related to: Hut circle in Hemstone South settlement, Fernworthy (Monument)
MDV6734Related to: Hut circle in Hemstone South settlement, Fernworthy (Monument)
MDV6735Related to: Hut circle in Hemstone South settlement, Fernworthy (Monument)
MDV6736Related to: Hut circle in Hemstone South settlement, Fernworthy (Monument)
MDV6738Related to: Hut circle in Hemstone South settlement, Fernworthy (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6203 - Archaeological Survey of Fernworthy Forest
  • EDV7389 - Fernworthy Forest condition survey 1996
  • EDV7410 - Fernworthy Forest condition survey 1992

Date Last Edited:Jul 16 2014 2:23PM