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HER Number:MDV126650
Name:Two adjoining enclosures with a hut circle on the west side of Enclosure 'B' at Erme Pound, Harford

Summary

Two adjoining enclosures with a hut circle located between them on the west side of Enclosure 'B' at Erme Pound

Location

Grid Reference:SX 638 656
Map Sheet:SX66NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHarford
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHARFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66NW/76

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Rectilinear feature shown on 19th century map with a hut circle inside the northern boundary with a sub-circular enclosure adjoining the north side.

Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 73-4, Map 55, Figure 55. 6 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Two adjoining enclosures on the western boundary of Enclosure 'B' at Erme Pound. A hut circle '4' of 5.2 metres diameter is located between the two enclosures.

Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC, 2015-2017, 2015-2017 Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV361462.

Visible on aerial photograph.

Newman, P., 2018, Erme Valley Survey data (GIS and Excel spreadsheet) (Cartographic). SDV361913.

Newman, P., 2018, The Upper Erme Valley, Dartmoor National Park, Devon: An Archaeological Survey, Figure 12 (Report - Survey). SDV362921.

'Hut cirlcle' shown on plan with a rectilinear feature to the south and a curvilinear feature to the north.

Ordnance Survey, 2019, MasterMap 2019 (Cartographic). SDV362729.

Parts of two enclosures with straightish sides and a square structure shown between them on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #122369 ]
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. 73-4, Map 55, Figure 55. 6.
SDV361462Aerial Photograph: Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. 2015-2017. 2015-2017 Aerial Photographs. Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. Photograph (Digital).
SDV361913Cartographic: Newman, P.. 2018. Erme Valley Survey data (GIS and Excel spreadsheet). GIS ShapeFile. Digital.
SDV362729Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2019. MasterMap 2019. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV13182Part of: Erme Pound Central Enclosure 'B', Harford (Monument)
MDV5109Part of: Erme Pound enclosed hut circle settlement, Harford (Monument)
MDV126601Part of: Prehistoric Enclosure 'A' at the east end of Erme Pound, Harford (Monument)
MDV5111Related to: Hut circle within Erme Pound settlement eastern Enclosure 'A', Harford (Monument)
MDV126629Related to: Northern hut circle within Erme Pound settlement eastern Enclosure 'A', Harford (Monument)
MDV126632Related to: Series of enclosures and possible hut circles on the south-west side of Enclosure 'B' at Erme Pound, Harford (Monument)
MDV126633Related to: Small D-shaped feature in the centre of Enclosure 'B' at Erme Pound, Harford (Monument)
MDV126630Related to: Two small enclosures and possibly three circles within Erme Pound settlement eastern Enclosure 'A', Harford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8082 - Survey of the Upper Erme Valley

Date Last Edited:Oct 25 2019 12:54PM