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HER Number:MDV127165
Name:Hut circle in the south-west of the unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood

Summary

Small hut circle in the south-west of the unenclosed settlement to the north of Downing's House

Location

Grid Reference:SX 637 630
Map Sheet:SX66SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishCornwood
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishCORNWOOD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Bronze Age settlement north of Downing's House on Harford Moor consisting of three enclosures and at least sixteen hut circles

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SW/200
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • 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.

Hut circle not shown on 19th century map.

Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 51-52, Map 54, Figure 54.12 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Small hut circle to west of Enclosure (B). One of thirteen unattached hut circles at Stalldown North-east settlement.

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

Small hut circle visible on aerial photograph.

Ordnance Survey, 2010, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV344030.

Hut circle not shown on modern mapping.

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

One of thirteen unattached hut circles at Stall Moor Settlement with an opening in the south-west.

Newman, P., 2018, The Upper Erme Valley, Dartmoor National Park, Devon: An Archaeological Survey, Appendix 1, Figure 15 (Report - Survey). SDV362921.

Hut circle shown to the west of enclosure at Stall Moor Settlement.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
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. 51-52, Map 54, Figure 54.12.
SDV344030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2010. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital.
SDV361913Cartographic: Newman, P.. 2018. Erme Valley Survey data (GIS and Excel spreadsheet). GIS ShapeFile. Digital. [Mapped feature: #123534 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV4332Part of: Unenclosed hut circle settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV79061Related to: Circular enclosure in prehistoric settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV28109Related to: Enclosure in settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127177Related to: Hut circle attached to enclosure in prehistoric unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127169Related to: Hut circle between two enclosures in prehistoric unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127175Related to: Hut circle in northern part of prehistoric unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127174Related to: Hut circle in north-west part of prehistoric unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127164Related to: Hut circle in the south of the unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127170Related to: Hut circle to north-east of enclosure in prehistoric unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127173Related to: Hut circle to north-west of enclosure in prehistoric unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127176Related to: Hut circle to north-west of enclosure in prehistoric unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127167Related to: Hut circle to the north of an enclosure in prehistoric unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127166Related to: Hut circle to the north-west of an enclosure in prehistoric unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127168Related to: Hut circle to the north-west of an enclosure in prehistoric unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV4356Related to: Partial enclosure in prehistoric settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127163Related to: Two hut circles attached to an enclosure in settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV127171Related to: Two hut circles to north of enclosure in prehistoric unenclosed settlement north of Downing's House, Cornwood (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8082 - Survey of the Upper Erme Valley

Date Last Edited:Jan 3 2020 11:53AM