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HER Number:MDV19982
Name:ENCLOSURE in the Parish of Cornwood

Summary

Vis=2/8/1979 (os) enclosure measuring internally 10.3m x 7.8m and demarked by single walling of boulders and slabs set on edge, except on the sw side where the wall has double facing and is built on top of clitter. The single wall is 0.3-0.5m high, the double wall 0.8m high. Inside and against the north-east side there is a possible hut circle of 3.4m internal diameter, only a few stones remain. To the nw, a plot has been cleared of stones 16m x 7m.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 629 617
Map Sheet:SX66SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishCornwood
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishCORNWOOD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Walling remains of a damaged prehistoric enclosure on the southern edge of Stall Moor

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SW/153/2
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ENCLOSURE (Late Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 3000 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV172225.

Osa=sx66sw84.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV172226.

Des=gerrard, s. /(-/-/2002)/mpp alternative action report.


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=2/8/1979 (os) enclosure measuring internally 10.3m x 7.8m and demarked by single walling of boulders and slabs set on edge, except on the sw side where the wall has double facing and is built on top of clitter. The single wall is 0.3-0.5m high, the double wall 0.8m high. Inside and against the north-east side there is a possible hut circle of 3.4m internal diameter, only a few stones remain. To the nw, a plot has been cleared of stones 16m x 7m.


Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) (Interpretation). SDV319854.

See main record.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV172225Migrated Record:
SDV172226Migrated Record:
SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV319854Interpretation: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor). Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 26 2019 3:13PM