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HER Number:MDV2449
Name:HUT CIRCLE in the Parish of Shaugh Prior


Hut circles on shaugh moor. One hut circle is visible and recorded (rchm app 1985).


Grid Reference:SX 555 628
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Bronze age landscapes on Shaugh Moor and Wooter Moor comprising earthworks and walling of enclosures, hut circles, cairns, stone circles and rows, reaves and field systems, and medieval and post medieval field systems

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SE/36
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HUT CIRCLE (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

NMR, CITING OS, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV138603.

There is a little stone, and no hut circle could be found in the vicinity (nmr, citing os).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV138604.


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV138605.

Aph=nmr sx5563/7(14/4/1977).

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

Vis=30/9/1980 (os) at the published position there is a shallow excavation of 'v' plan, with two arms 2.5m. Wide and 4m. And 5m. Long, consistent with peat digging.

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV26818.

Hut circles on shaugh moor. One hut circle is visible and recorded (rchm app 1985).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV138603Migrated Record: NMR, CITING OS.
SDV138604Migrated Record:
SDV138605Aerial Photograph:
SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV26818Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.

Associated Monuments

MDV2590Part of: Shaugh Moor coaxial field system (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM