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HER Number:MDV28471
Name:Possible tinners hut,


Possible site of a medieval or later tinner's cache described as stone built with a domed roof and completely turfed over. The structure could not be located during an archaeological field survey in 1977.


Grid Reference:SX 679 637
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX66SE88
  • National Record of the Historic Environment: 442021
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SE/493

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TINNERS CACHE (Constructed, XVIII to Early 20th Century - 1751 AD (Between) to 1901 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1977, SX66SE88 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV164256.

(30/06/1977) Not found.

Robinson, R., 1978, South Brent Parish Checklist (Un-published). SDV137445.

SX 679637. A tinner's cache, stone built with a domed roof and completely turfed over.(robinson)

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

Not recorded.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV137445Un-published: Robinson, R.. 1978. South Brent Parish Checklist. Parish Checklist. [Mapped feature: #15734 ]
SDV164256Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1977. SX66SE88. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
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.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 21 2022 12:43PM