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HER Number:MDV32060
Name:Prehistoric Hut Circle (d) associated with Enclosure (M) within Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior

Summary

Prehistoric hut circle (d) associated with Enclosure (M) within Trowlesworthy Warren

Location

Grid Reference:SX 572 643
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SE/237/3
  • Old SAM Ref: 24232

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Mercer, R. J., 1987, An Archaeological Field Survey of the Upper Plym Valley, Dartmoor 1982-1986, 20d (Report - Survey). SDV165948.


Gerrard, S., 1990-2002, Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset., MPP 140676 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Site visited on 10th April 1995. Hut Circle (b) at SX 57226432. One of 4 attached to outer face of enclosure. Conjoined plan and rubble bank walling type and is joined to the north-west side of hut (a). The interior of this hut is oval, 4 metres by 2.7 metres and is defined by a 1 metre wide wall standing up to 0.3 metres high. This is site Number 102 020d in the National Trust Upper Plym inventory.


Butler, J., 1994, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West, 158, Map 51, Figure 51.1 (Monograph). SDV137656.

one of four hut circles associated with Enclosure (M).


Thackray, C., 1994, The Upper Plym Valley: the managagement of an historic landscape, 7-8, 202 20d (Report - non-specific). SDV143510.

Sub-circular hut circle. South-east sector is incorporated into hut circles to the south-east and south-west. The northern sector is represented by an indistinct bank. No apparent entrance. Diameter 4.20 metres by 2.70 metres internally and 6.20 metres by 4.70 metres externally with walls of 0.20 metres high.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV137656Monograph: Butler, J.. 1994. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West. Three. Paperback Volume. 158, Map 51, Figure 51.1. [Mapped feature: #117442 ]
SDV143510Report - non-specific: Thackray, C.. 1994. The Upper Plym Valley: the managagement of an historic landscape. 7-8, 202 20d.
SDV165948Report - Survey: Mercer, R. J.. 1987. An Archaeological Field Survey of the Upper Plym Valley, Dartmoor 1982-1986. Edinburgh Archaeological Services. A4 Comb Bound. 20d.
SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. MPP 140676.

Associated Monuments

MDV15292Part of: Prehistoric Enclosure (M) within Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV32058Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle (b) associated with Enclosure (M) within Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV32059Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle (c) associated with Enclosure (M) within Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV32061Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle (e) associated with Enclosure (M) within Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV32062Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle (f) associated with Enclosure (M) within Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7369 - Survey of Granite Loading Bays at Trowlesworthy, Devon

Date Last Edited:Apr 12 2019 1:20PM