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HER Number:MDV47588
Name:Hut 24 in settlement north of White Tor

Summary

Hut located on line of the Great Western Reave, attached to outside of enclosure boundary wall. Measures 2.5 metres diameter; walls 0.4 metres high by 0.6 metres wide. Adjoins outside of reave. Small (14 metre by 7.0 metre) enclosure attached on southern side.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 543 788
Map Sheet:SX57NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishPeter Tavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPETER TAVY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record (Yes): SX 57 NW 2
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57NW/51/24
  • Old SAM Ref: 22201(P)
  • Pastscape: 439726

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Gerrard, S., 1990-2002, Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset., (Feb 1991) (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Hut circle at SX54397886. Internal diameter 2.6 metres. Rubble bank wall 2.0 metres wide, 0.7 metres high. Attached to boundary wall of enclosure (MDV4162) and is therefore probably one of the earlier hut circles.


Butler, J., 1991, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North, 92-3, Fig 31.8 (Monograph). SDV219155.

Depicted by Butler.


Newman, P., 2004, Merrivale Range Baseline Condition Survey,
30/11/2004
(Report - Survey). SDV346874.

Merrivale Range Baseline Condition Survey visit. As described by the Royal Commission (1988).
Hut 24. SX 5438 7887. Measures 2.5 metres diameter; walls 0.4 metres high by 0.6 metres wide. Adjoins outside of reave. Small (14 metre by 7.0 metre) enclosure attached on southern side.


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

Hut visible on the aerial photography.

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. 92-3, Fig 31.8.
SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. (Feb 1991).
SDV346874Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 2004. Merrivale Range Baseline Condition Survey. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Report. Unknown. 30/11/2004.
SDV361462Aerial Photograph: Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. 2015-2017. 2015-2017 Aerial Photographs. Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #113212 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV4162Part of: Hut Settlement north of White Tor (Monument)
MDV47584Related to: Enclosure in settlement north of White Tor (Monument)
MDV4113Related to: Great Western Reave at White Tor (Monument)
MDV47585Related to: Huts 22 and 23 in settlement north of White Tor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7275 - Survey of the Langstone Moor stone circle and other prehistoric monuments nearby
  • EDV7441 - Condition survey of the archaeological sites of Merrivale Training Area
  • EDV7570 - Condition survey of Merrivale Range training area

Date Last Edited:Sep 4 2018 10:11AM