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HER Number:MDV26706
Name:Enclosure 640 metres south of Lettaford Cross

Summary

Enclosure recorded from aerial mapping project in 1985 approximately 640 metres south of Lettaford Cross. Not visible on current aerial photography. This site is included in the local list of Nationally Important Dartmoor sites.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 710 834
Map Sheet:SX78SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishNorth Bovey
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishNORTH BOVEY

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Walling remains of a Bronze Age enclosure and hut circle circa 310 metres south of Puddaven Farm, North Bovey

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX78SW/161
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

National Monuments Record, 1980, NMR SF1746, 347, 349-352 (Aerial Photograph). SDV294996.


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

Sub-circular enclosure visible in a field system, probably associated with nearby hut circles.


Gerrard, S., 2004, List of Sites Remaining to be Considered for Designation on Dartmoor (Un-published). SDV345444.

This site was considered for designation as a Scheduled Ancient Monument during the Monument Protection Programme. The programme ended before the entire list of sites was successfully scheduled so this is included on a local list of Nationally Important Sites.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV294996Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1980. NMR SF1746. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 347, 349-352.
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.
SDV345444Un-published: Gerrard, S.. 2004. List of Sites Remaining to be Considered for Designation on Dartmoor. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV26707Parent of: Hut circles 650 meter south of Lettaford Cross (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 4 2013 9:03AM