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HER Number:MDV4637
Name:Hut circle in settlement east of Nodden Gate

Summary

Hut circle on the south-western edge of a settlement. Terraced into the hillside and of the simple plan and single orthostat walling type. Interior measures 6.5 metres in diameter and is defined by a 1.0 metre wide wall standing up to 0.5 metres high.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 535 861
Map Sheet:SX58NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishLydford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX58NW/9/4
  • Old SAM Ref: 24076

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1974, SX58NW15 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV236238.

Hut D.
Diameter 7 metres, height 0.5 metres. One of 11 hut circles. Single walled type, consisting of large granite slabs set on edge. Entrance not apparent but it may possibly be at the western extreme. Condition good.


Robinson, R., 1986, List of Field Monument Warden Visits 1986 (Un-published). SDV345664.

Site visited on 6/3/1986.


Gerrard, S., 1990-2002, Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset., MPP 133145, 26/4/1993 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Hut circle on the south-western edge of a settlement. Terraced into the hillside and of the simple plan and single orthostat walling type. Interior measures 6.5 metres in diameter and is defined by a 1.0 metre wide wall standing up to 0.5 metres high.


Butler, J., 1991, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North, 151, Map 43 (Monograph). SDV219155.

Depicted by Butler on the mapping.


Bray, L. + Crabb, A., 2017, HER Field Updates (Cartographic). SDV361914.

Hut circle plotted during site visit November 2017.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV219155Monograph: Butler, J.. 1991. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North. Two. Paperback Volume. 151, Map 43.
SDV236238Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1974. SX58NW15. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. MPP 133145, 26/4/1993.
SDV345664Un-published: Robinson, R.. 1986. List of Field Monument Warden Visits 1986. Lists of Field Monument Warden Visits. Printout.
SDV361914Cartographic: Bray, L. + Crabb, A.. 2017. HER Field Updates. GIS ShapeFile. Digital. [Mapped feature: #114302 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV4633Part of: Hut circle settlement east of Nodden Gate (Monument)
MDV4636Related to: Hut circle in settlement east of Nodden Gate (Monument)
MDV4644Related to: Hut in settlement east of Nodden Gate (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 30 2018 11:54AM