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HER Number:MDV4323
Name:Hut circle in enclosure north of Blatchford Bottom

Summary

Hut circle on perimeter of enclosure; part of a series of joined enclosures north of Blatchford Bottom.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 634 639
Map Sheet:SX66SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishCornwood
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishCORNWOOD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork and structural remains of prehistoric hut circle settlements at Blatchford Bottom, as well as extensive area of medieval or later tin streamworks along the Bledge Brook and the River Erme

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SW/71
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1950, SX66SW7 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV156510.

Hut B: the remains of one of two hut circles with fragmentary enclosure. This circle has no obvious entrance and measures 8.0 meters in diameter.


National Monuments Record, 1976, NMR SX6364, 1 (Aerial Photograph). SDV155390.


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

Visible and recorded.


Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 56-57 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Hut circle with fragments of enclosure north of Blatchford Bottom. Other details: Map 54, 15.


Ordnance Survey, 2010, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV344030.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV155390Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1976. NMR SX6364. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 1.
SDV156510Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1950. SX66SW7. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
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.
SDV337765Monograph: Butler, J.. 1993. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East. Four. Paperback Volume. 56-57.
SDV344030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2010. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #91644 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV27894Part of: Bronze Age settlement north of Blatchford Bottom (Monument)
MDV27895Related to: Hut circle in enclosure north of Blatchford Bottom (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 25 2013 2:57PM