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HER Number:MDV13076
Name:Enclosure east of Addicombe, Harford

Summary

Small Enclosure 'C' (Butler) visible on the aerial photographs with two small hut circles on the southern boundary

Location

Grid Reference:SX 649 584
Map Sheet:SX65NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHarford
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHARFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX65NW/141
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX65NW/9/2
  • Old SAM County Ref: 521

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ENCLOSURE (Constructed, Early Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC to 42 AD (Between))

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1946, RAF/CPE/UK/1890, 1139-40 (Aerial Photograph). SDV169268.

Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.

Enclosure and hut circles visible on aerial photograph.

Hankin, C. F., 1977-1979, Harford Parish Checklist (Worksheet). SDV149931.

Site visited on 25th May 1980. East of Addicombe: 15 metres north-east of the enclosure at SX6496 5843 and on higher ground. The outline of an enclosure whose walls have become almost levelled out and show as a low stone and earth ridge. Diameter east-west measures 14 metres; north-south 26 metres. The site is concealed by bracken in summer. Altitude 274 metres (900 foot contour).

Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP (Cartographic). SDV319854.

Possible enclosure which appears very faintly on the Royal Air Force aerial photographs. Close to another possible enclosure (MDV13075). Area of enclosure is less than 0.1 hectares. Visible on 1946 aerial photograph.

Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 16-18, Map 53, Figire 53.1 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Enclosure 'C' to the north-east of Addicombe is damaged and overgrown but contains two small hut circles.

GetMapping PLC, 2015, 2015 Colour Aerial Photography (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV359717.

Earthern bank outline of this enclosure can be traced on the aerial photographs.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV149931Worksheet: Hankin, C. F.. 1977-1979. Harford Parish Checklist. Parish Checklist. Digital.
SDV169268Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946. RAF/CPE/UK/1890. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 1139-40.
SDV319854Cartographic: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
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. 16-18, Map 53, Figire 53.1.
SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #125590 ]
SDV359717Aerial Photograph: GetMapping PLC. 2015. 2015 Colour Aerial Photography (12.5cm resolution). 2015 Aerial Photograph. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV128272Parent of: Eastern hut circle in prehistoric enclosure to the north-east of Addicombe, Harford (Monument)
MDV128271Parent of: Western hut circle in prehistoric enclosure to the north-east of Addicombe, Harford (Monument)
MDV128274Related to: Eastern hut circle within prehistoric enclosure north-east of Addicombe, Harford (Monument)
MDV3117Related to: Enclosure and hut circles east of Addicombe, Harford (Monument)
MDV128193Related to: Northern hut circle in prehistoric enclosure east of Addicombe, Harford (Monument)
MDV128267Related to: Northern hut circle in prehistoric enclosure east of Addicombe, Harford (Monument)
MDV128275Related to: Possible cairn 50 metres to the north-east of two prehistoric enclosures, Harford (Monument)
MDV13093Related to: Possible cairn situated 300 metres north of Addicombe Ruins (Monument)
MDV26421Related to: Possible hut circle east of Addicombe, Harford (Monument)
MDV2839Related to: Prehistoric enclosure east of Addicombe, Harford (Monument)
MDV13075Related to: Prehistoric enclosure with hut circles north-east of Addicombe, Harford (Monument)
MDV128194Related to: Southern hut circle in prehistoric enclosure east of Addicombe, Harford (Monument)
MDV128268Related to: Southern hut circle in prehistoric enclosure east of Addicombe, Harford (Monument)
MDV128273Related to: Western hut circle within prehistoric enclosure north-east of Addicombe, Harford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 10 2020 2:30PM