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HER Number:MDV119096
Name:Hut circle in woods south-west of Luckdon Farm


Hut circle (one of a scattered group of five) recorded from aerial photograph project in a wooded area south-west of Luckdon farm. Included in woodland survey of 1991.


Grid Reference:SX 741 825
Map Sheet:SX78SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishNorth Bovey
Ecclesiastical ParishNORTH BOVEY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX78SW/185/5

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

National Monuments Record, 1979, SF1508, 50 (Aerial Photograph). SDV346563.

Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Interpretation). SDV319854.

One of five hut circles visible in a wooded area, possibly incorporated into the walls of a medieval farmstead.

Smith, N. J. L., 1992, Woodland Archaeological Survey December 1991 North Bovey Woodlands, 23, figure 13 (Report - Survey). SDV360446.

WW2 Prehistoric enclosure at SX74149 82546. Circular enclosure wall immediately west of north-south trackway dividing sector.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV319854Interpretation: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic. [Mapped feature: #78387 ]
SDV346563Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1979. SF1508. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 50.
SDV360446Report - Survey: Smith, N. J. L.. 1992. Woodland Archaeological Survey December 1991 North Bovey Woodlands. Dartmoor National Park Authority. Digital. 23, figure 13.

Associated Monuments

MDV27976Part of: Hut circle settlement in woods south-west of Luckdon, North Bovey (Monument)
MDV27975Related to: Easdon Wood Farmstead, North Bovey (Monument)
MDV27973Related to: Field system to the south-east of Easdon Down, North Bovey (Monument)
MDV119994Related to: Hut circle in Easdon Down Woods (Monument)
MDV119996Related to: Hut circles in Easdon Down Woods (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7411 - North Bovey Woodlands archaeological survey

Date Last Edited:Oct 10 2017 12:00PM