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HER Number:MDV2406
Name:Hut west of Penn Beacon

Summary

Penn beacon, immediately west of the cairn on the summit is a square hut, built from stone appropriated from the cairn, of uncertain date.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 599 629
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishCornwood
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishCORNWOOD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SE/7/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BUILDING (Post Medieval to XX - 1540 AD to 1950 AD (Between))

Full description

Worth, R. H., 1892, 14th Report of the Barrow Committee, 47 (Article in Serial). SDV237177.

Penn beacon, immediately west of the cairn on the summit is a square hut, built from stone appropriated from the cairn, of uncertain date.


Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Depicted on the modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV237177Article in Serial: Worth, R. H.. 1892. 14th Report of the Barrow Committee. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 24. Website. 47.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #84417 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV2404Related to: Cairn on the summit of Penn Beacon (Monument)
MDV14791Related to: Shell Top Reave (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 17 2015 12:01PM