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HER Number:MDV126329
Name:Hut circle in reave system in Slade Newtake

Summary

A solitary hut circle on the steep north-east facing slope of Slade Newtake 500 metres west of Saddle Bridge. The hut is small with internal measurements of 3.7 metres north-south by 2.8 metres and lies adjacent to a transverse reave forming part of the Dartmeet Parallel Reave System. It is terraced into the slope with a level interior and walls 0.9 metres wide and 0.4 metres high. A possible entrance lies in the south-eastern quadrant.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 660 717
Map Sheet:SX67SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX67SE198
  • Pastscape: 1065063

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, Map 61 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Depicted and described by Butler.


Probert, S. A. J., 1995-1997, Royal Commission Survey on Down Ridge (Report - Survey). SDV363196.

(10/01/1996) SX 6611171747. A solitary hut circle on the steep north-east facing slope of Slade Newtake 500 metres west of Saddle Bridge. The hut is small with internal measurements of 3.7 metres north-south by 2.8 metres and lies adjacent to a transverse reave forming part of the Dartmeet Parallel Reave System (locally SX 67 SE 95). It is terraced into the slope with a level interior and walls 0.9 metres wide and 0.4 metres high. A possible entrance lies in the south-eastern quadrant.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV337765Monograph: Butler, J.. 1993. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East. Four. Paperback Volume. Map 61.

Associated Monuments

MDV27685Part of: Dartmeet parallel reave system on Holne Moor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8146 - Royal Commission Survey at Down Ridge and Swincombe

Date Last Edited:Sep 2 2019 10:34AM