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HER Number:MDV32062
Name:Prehistoric Hut Circle (f) associated with Enclosure (M) within Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior

Summary

Prehistoric hut circle (f) 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/237/5

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Haynes, R. G., Map of Trowlesworthy Warren (Cartographic). SDV165949.


Price, D. G., 1977, Settlement at Trowlesworthy Warren, 44 (Article in Serial). SDV150433.


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

Observed on aerial photograph.


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


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

Associated with Enclosure (M).


Thackray, C., 1994, The Upper Plym Valley: the managagement of an historic landscape, 8, 102 020f (Report - non-specific). SDV143510.

Hut circle trapezoidal in plan. Wall consists of small stones contained in a turf mound. No obvious entrance or internal features are discernible. Two small walls, 2 metres long, protrude at right angles from south-east and south west sectors. Diameter 13.50 metres by 9.50 metres internally and 16.90 metres by 12.90 metres externally with walls 0.40 metres high.


English Heritage, 2005-2008, Prehistoric Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV345521.

Feature shown on survey.


Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC, 2015-2017, 2015-2017 Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV361462.

Feature partly visible on aerial photograph.

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.
SDV143510Report - non-specific: Thackray, C.. 1994. The Upper Plym Valley: the managagement of an historic landscape. 8, 102 020f.
SDV150433Article in Serial: Price, D. G.. 1977. Settlement at Trowlesworthy Warren. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 109. 44.
SDV165948Report - Survey: Mercer, R. J.. 1987. An Archaeological Field Survey of the Upper Plym Valley, Dartmoor 1982-1986. Edinburgh Archaeological Services. A4 Comb Bound. 20f.
SDV165949Cartographic: Haynes, R. G.. Map of Trowlesworthy Warren. Unknown.
SDV319854Interpretation: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor). Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV345521Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005-2008. Prehistoric Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital.
SDV361462Aerial Photograph: Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. 2015-2017. 2015-2017 Aerial Photographs. Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #117444 ]

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)
MDV32060Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle (d) 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)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

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

Date Last Edited:Apr 12 2019 1:20PM