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HER Number:MDV105624
Name:Hut Circle, Lowton West, Fernworthy Forest


Possible hut circle visible on LiDAR transcription on the south side of a field boundary. Possibly an outlier of the Lowton West dispersed hut settlement.


Grid Reference:SX 661 835
Map Sheet:SX68SE
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

GeoInformation Group Ltd, 2010, 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV346026.

Hut circle not visible on aerial photo due to tree cover.

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

Possible hut circle visible on LiDAR transcription on southern side of a boundary wall.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital.
SDV351778Cartographic: Fugro-BKS. 2013. Fernworthy Forest LiDAR survey. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV104672Related to: Lowton West Settlement, Fernworthy Forest (Monument)
MDV58436Related to: Prehistoric Field System, Lowton West, Fernworthy Forest (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Dec 10 2013 3:43PM