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HER Number:MDV21508
Name:Bank to the east of enclosed hut settlement at Zeal Hill west, South Brent

Summary

Section of curving boundary bank to the east of enclosed hut settlement at 'Zeal Hill West' (Butler)

Location

Grid Reference:SX 670 636
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Walling remains of a Bronze Age hut circle settlement with at least five associated hut circles, three inside and two outside the enclosure, to the west of Zeal Hill, South Brent

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SE/79/1
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY BANK (Constructed, Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 107-108, Map 57, Figure 57.7 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Short bank 30 metres long with both ends curving towards the enclosure at 'Zeal Hill West'.

Cartographic Engineering, 2006, Dartmoor 2006 1:1250 Aerial Photography (digital) (Aerial Photograph). SDV345590.

Visible on aerial photograph.

Sources / Further Reading

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. 107-108, Map 57, Figure 57.7.
SDV345590Aerial Photograph: Cartographic Engineering. 2006. Dartmoor 2006 1:1250 Aerial Photography (digital). Digital. [Mapped feature: #128111 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV26426Related to: Bank to the north-east of enclosed hut circle settlement, South Brent (Monument)
MDV25744Related to: Hut circle outside enclosure west of Zeal Hill, South Brent (Monument)
MDV5779Related to: Hut circle settlement west of Zeal Hill, South Brent (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Dec 28 2020 1:54PM