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HER Number:MDV26614
Name:Parallel reave system south of Haytor Rocks


Also? SX 7495 7670 Parallel reave system visible, extending onto SX77NE map. There is a reave at SX74907648.


Grid Reference:SX 758 765
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthworks and stone walls of a Bronze age parallel reave system on Haytor Down with a number of hut circle settlements, enclosures and prehistoric cairns, plus 19th century Bagtor Tin Mine

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NE/179
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • PARALLEL REAVE SYSTEM (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1945, RAF/106G/UK/879, 7002 (Aerial Photograph). SDV269537.

National Monument Record, 1977, NMR SX7576, 1 (Aerial Photograph). SDV279823.

National Monuments Record, 1979, NMR SF1459, 130-133 (Aerial Photograph). SDV291903.

National Monuments Record, 1980, NMR SF1746, 144-152 (Aerial Photograph). SDV294996.

National Monuments Record, 1982, NMR SF2112, 1068-1075 (Aerial Photograph). SDV345548.

Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP (Cartographic). SDV319854.

Parallel reave system aligned east-north-east by west-south-west with reave at: SX75007665, SX75027650, SX75057647, SX75067643, SX75307639, SX75447630, SX75507620, SX75527621, SX75537621, SX75607637, SX75307670, SX75507684, SX75937642, SX75907647, SX76037632, SX76457630, SX76137622.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV269537Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1945. RAF/106G/UK/879. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 7002.
SDV279823Aerial Photograph: National Monument Record. 1977. NMR SX7576. National Monument Record Aerial Photograph. Unknown. 1.
SDV291903Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1979. NMR SF1459. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Unknown. 130-133.
SDV294996Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1980. NMR SF1746. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 144-152.
SDV319854Cartographic: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV345548Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1982. NMR SF2112. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 1068-1075.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 6 2020 1:56PM