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HER Number:MDV104676
Name:Hut Circle, Lowton West, Fernworthy Forest


Remains of a hut circle at the southern end of the Lowton West hut circle settlement.


Grid Reference:SX 663 828
Map Sheet:SX68SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Fugro-BKS, 2013, Fernworthy Forest LiDAR survey (Cartographic). SDV351778.

Hut circle visible.

Newman , P., 2013, The Archaeology of Fernworthy Forest, Dartmoor, Devon, Fig. 20 (Report - Survey). SDV351784.

Remains of hut circle surveyed, at the southern end of the Lowton West settlement, just to east of another hut circle located within the remains of a rectangular enclosure.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV351778Cartographic: Fugro-BKS. 2013. Fernworthy Forest LiDAR survey. Digital. [Mapped feature: #64145 ]
SDV351784Report - Survey: Newman , P.. 2013. The Archaeology of Fernworthy Forest, Dartmoor, Devon. Digital + A4. Fig. 20.

Associated Monuments

MDV104672Part of: Lowton West Settlement, Fernworthy Forest (Monument)
MDV6644Related to: Hut Circle, Lowton West, Fernworthy Forest (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:Aug 12 2013 8:29AM