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HER Number:MDV3784
Name:HUT CIRCLE in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest


One of a group of 6 hut circles.


Grid Reference:SX 564 742
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/40
  • Old SAM Ref: 28776

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description


Vis=est -/-/1999 (gerrard, s. ) at sx56407425. Stone hut circle forming part of a prehistoric settlement 200m west of yellowmeade farm (mpp).

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=18/8/1950 (os) hut a. Double walled. Diam 6.5m, wall width 1.25m, height 0.4m. Condition fairly good, stones partly turf covered, entrance to s side.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV273093.

One of a group of 6 hut circles.

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV273095.

Not visible on raf 1946 photos (rchm app 1985).

1906, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV273096.

Hut circles marked on os 6" (1906) map (os).

NMR, CITING OS, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV273097.

Vis=22/1/1980 (os) fair condition. Internal diam 6m. Double walling 1.2m wide, 0.4m high. South to sw entrance (nmr, citing os).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV273100.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV273101.

Des=os 6"(1906)106ne.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV273102.

Butler, j. /dartmoor atlas of antiquities/3(1994)14;fig 44.1.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV273103.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV273104.

Des=gerrard, s. /(11/6/1999)/as above.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV273093Migrated Record:
SDV273095Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV273096Migrated Record: 1906.
SDV273097Report - Survey: NMR, CITING OS.
SDV273100Migrated Record:
SDV273101Migrated Record:
SDV273102Migrated Record:
SDV273103Migrated Record:
SDV273104Migrated Record:
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM