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HER Number:MDV25384
Name:Possible hut circle south-east of Skerraton Down, Dean Prior


Possible hut circle visible on 1946 aerial photograph.


Grid Reference:SX 704 648
Map Sheet:SX76SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDean Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishDEAN PRIOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX76SW56
  • National Record of the Historic Environment: 1572764
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX76SW/113
  • Pastscape: 1572764

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1946, RAF/CPE/UK/1890, 4266-8 (Aerial Photograph). SDV169268.

Gerrard, S., 1990-2002, Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset. (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Possible hut circle visible on 1946 aerial photograph.

Historic England, 2021-2022, NRHE to HER website, Accessed 30/03/2021 (Website). SDV364039.

SX70436479. Two probable hut circles sen as cropmarks.
NB: only one hut shown here on the map overlay from this project (Richards, A. R., 30/03/2021).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV169268Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946. RAF/CPE/UK/1890. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 4266-8. [Mapped feature: #13486 ]
SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital.
SDV364039Website: Historic England. 2021-2022. NRHE to HER website. https://nrhe-to-her.esdm.co.uk/NRHE. Website. Accessed 30/03/2021.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 30 2021 8:42AM