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HER Number:MDV25286
Name:Possible Prehistoric Enclosure, Ditsworthy Warren, Sheepstor

Summary

Small agglomerated enclosure to the south of Eastern Tor. Probably part of agglomerated enclosure to the north.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 585 663
Map Sheet:SX56NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSheepstor
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSHEEPSTOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NE/463

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ENCLOSURE (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

National Monuments Record, 1976, NMR SX5866, SX5866/1/5 (Aerial Photograph). SDV217387.

Photograph taken on 8th April 1976.


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

Small agglomerated enclosure to the south of Eastern Tor. Probably part of agglomerated enclosure to the north.


Whitbourn, A., 2001, An Archaeological Investigation into features comprising, and associated with, Ditsworthy Warren, 79 (Report - Assessment). SDV360381.

Agglomerated enclosure of 0.1 hectares to the south of Eastern Tor.


Newman , P., 2018, Archaeological Sites within Ringmoor Training Area, Dartmoor National Park, Devon: A condition survey on behalf of Defence Infrastructure Organisation (Report - Survey). SDV361636.

Outline of an enclosure shown on survey to the south-east of Prehistoric Settlement (MDV 4023) of which it might from a part.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV217387Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1976. NMR SX5866. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). SX5866/1/5.
SDV319854Interpretation: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV360381Report - Assessment: Whitbourn, A.. 2001. An Archaeological Investigation into features comprising, and associated with, Ditsworthy Warren. A4 Comb Bound. 79.
SDV361636Report - Survey: Newman , P.. 2018. Archaeological Sites within Ringmoor Training Area, Dartmoor National Park, Devon: A condition survey on behalf of Defence Infrastructure Organisation. Southwest Landscape Investigations. A4 Comb Bound. [Mapped feature: #113180 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV14142Related to: Ditsworthy Warren, Sheepstor (Monument)
MDV4023Related to: Prehistoric Settlement to the east of Eastern Tor, Sheepstor (Monument)
MDV4023Related to: Prehistoric Settlement to the east of Eastern Tor, Sheepstor (Monument)
MDV4023Related to: Prehistoric Settlement to the east of Eastern Tor, Sheepstor (Monument)
MDV4023Related to: Prehistoric Settlement to the east of Eastern Tor, Sheepstor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4966 - Survey of Drizzlecombe, Eylesbarrow, Ditsworthy and Hartor
  • EDV7443 - Condition survey of archaeological sites in Ringmoor Training Area
  • EDV7551 - Ditsworthy Warren: An archaeological investigation
  • EDV7569 - Condition survey of Ringmoor Down training area

Date Last Edited:Aug 31 2018 11:16AM