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HER Number:MDV131785
Name:Circular cropmark, north of Smoky House Lane, Pilton


Circular cropmark, north of Smoky House Lane, Pilton. It is located south of a linear arc cropmark within the same field.


Grid Reference:SS 575 350
Map Sheet:SS53NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishPilton West
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPILTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CROPMARK (Late Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 3000 BC? (Between) to 42 AD? (Between))

Full description

GetMapping, 1999 - 2000, Millennium Map 1999-2000 Getmapping (Aerial Photograph). SDV321648.

Cropmark shown as a circular feature south of a linear arc cropmark, both within the same field.

Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC, 2015 onwards, 2015 onward Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV362959.

Ephemeral circular cropmark visible.

Environment Agency WMS, 2019, LiDAR DTM data (1m resolution), 2019 (Cartographic). SDV362956.

Circular earthwork shown south of a linear arc earthwork, both within the same field.

Jones, G.J., 2021, Cropmarks north of Smoky House Lane, Pilton (Interpretation). SDV364553.

A selection of 2021 aerial images show two cropmarks within the same field north of Smoky House Lane. This cropmark shows as a circular feature of unknown date but may be of late prehistoric form.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV321648Aerial Photograph: GetMapping. 1999 - 2000. Millennium Map 1999-2000 Getmapping. Millennium Map. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #133653 ]
SDV362956Cartographic: Environment Agency WMS. 2019. LiDAR DTM data (1m resolution), 2019. Environment Agency LiDAR data. Digital.
SDV362959Aerial Photograph: Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. 2015 onwards. 2015 onward Aerial Photographs. Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. Photograph (Digital).
SDV364553Interpretation: Jones, G.J.. 2021. Cropmarks north of Smoky House Lane, Pilton. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 28 2021 10:00AM