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HER Number:MDV26538
Name:Hut Circle within a Prehistoric Settlement south of Haytor Main Quarry, Ilsington

Summary

Hut Circle within a Prehistoric parallel reave system settlement south of Haytor Main Quarry

Location

Grid Reference:SX 760 773
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Bronze Age settlement including a hut circle and field boundaries to the south of Haytor quarry

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NE/106
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

National Monuments Record, 1980, NMR 1746, 113 (Aerial Photograph). SDV345449.

Photograph taken on 21st April 1980.


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

Hut circle visible attached to a bank or reave.


Griffith, F. M., 1985, DAP/EN, 12 (Aerial Photograph). SDV346962.

Photograph taken on 17th March 1985.


Griffith, F. M., 1985, DAP/EO, 5, 5a (Aerial Photograph). SDV307278.

Photograph taken on 17th March 1985.


Everett, C., 1988, Haytor Down - Summary of Archaeological Features, HD80, Map 6 (Report - Survey). SDV359684.

Hut circle attached to a boundary to south-east of Haytor Quarry.


Newman, P., 2002, Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon, 10, Figure 2 (Report - Survey). SDV346395.

A single hut circle attached to a rectilinear enclosure hints at a possible settlement here but the area has been badly disturbed by quarrying.


Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England, 2002, Haytor Down: The Archaeology (Plan - measured). SDV359685.

Hut circle shown on survey attached to the west side of a boundary.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV307278Aerial Photograph: Griffith, F. M.. 1985. DAP/EO. Devon Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 5, 5a.
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.
SDV345449Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1980. NMR 1746. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 113.
SDV346395Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 2002. Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Report. A1/2/1999. A4 Spiral Bound. 10, Figure 2.
SDV346962Aerial Photograph: Griffith, F. M.. 1985. DAP/EN. Devon Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 12.
SDV359684Report - Survey: Everett, C.. 1988. Haytor Down - Summary of Archaeological Features. HD80, Map 6.
SDV359685Plan - measured: Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England. 2002. Haytor Down: The Archaeology. A1 Folded. [Mapped feature: #85353 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV26576Part of: Prehistoric Settlement south of Haytor Quarry (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7021 - Haytor Down: Survey Report (Ref: A1/2/1999)

Date Last Edited:Aug 12 2016 2:02PM