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HER Number:MDV29201
Name:Hut circle on northern side of Cripdon Down, Manaton


Appears to interrupt a reave. Identified from the aerial photographs / lidar data; requires confirmation on the ground.


Grid Reference:SX 732 805
Map Sheet:SX78SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishManaton
Ecclesiastical ParishMANATON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

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

Hut circle is shown on the aerial photograph transcription; one of a group of four possible huts shown in the vicinity. No aerial photograph reference given.

Environment Agency WMS, 1998-2016, LiDAR DSM data JPEG image (1m resolution) (Cartographic). SDV360209.

Possible hut identified as a circular cleared space visible on the lidar data. Appears to interrupt a reave.

Sources / Further Reading

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.
SDV360209Cartographic: Environment Agency WMS. 1998-2016. LiDAR DSM data JPEG image (1m resolution). Environment Agency LiDAR data. Digital. [Mapped feature: #112117 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV26684Related to: Hut circle in field east of Cripdon Down, Manaton (Monument)
MDV122268Related to: Possible bronze age features on Cripdon Down, Manaton (Monument)
MDV26687Related to: Reave system on the north side of Cripdon Down (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 29 2018 12:25PM