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HER Number:MDV4350
Name:Four huts near enclosure in the Erme Valley

Summary

Line of huts associated with enclosure and hut circle to the south-west.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 642 615
Map Sheet:SX66SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishCornwood
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishCORNWOOD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX 66 SW 50
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SW/88
  • Pastscape: 442324

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1948, RAF/CPE/UK/2494, 50 (Aerial Photograph). SDV147533.


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1950, SX66SW50 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV157019.

Second of two hut circles with enclosure in the Erme Valley.


Ordnance Survey, 2016, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359352.

Hut circle shown on the modern mapping. Slightly to the south of the location provided by 1977 survey.


National Monument Record, 2016, Pastscape, Accessed 16/09/2016 (Website). SDV359354.

At SX 64226157 is the remains of a Type 2 hut of internal diameter 7.0 metres with walling 1.2 metres wide and 0.4 metres high. Poor condition prevents identification of the entrance. Associated with enclosure and hut circle to the south.
Revised 1:10 000 on MSD and AM (citing Field Investigators Comments, F1 NJA, 03/08/1977).


Newman , P., 2018, Erme Survey GIS data (Cartographic). SDV361913.


Newman, P., 2018, The Upper Erme Valley, Dartmoor National Park, Devon: An Archaeological Survey (Report - Survey). SDV362921.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV147533Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1948. RAF/CPE/UK/2494. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 50.
SDV157019Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1950. SX66SW50. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV359352Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV359354Website: National Monument Record. 2016. Pastscape. http://www.pastscape.org.uk. Website. Accessed 16/09/2016.
SDV361913Cartographic: Newman , P.. 2018. Erme Survey GIS data. GIS ShapeFile. Digital. [Mapped feature: #117254 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV4348Related to: Enclosure and hut circle in the Erme Valley (Monument)
MDV4349Related to: Site of a hut circle in the Erme Valley (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8082 - Survey of the Upper Erme Valley

Date Last Edited:Mar 26 2019 3:55PM