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HER Number:MDV48347
Name:Hut in settlement north-east of Sharpitor

Summary

Not recorded in 1951 by the Ordnance Survey , this hut was noted by Butler (1994). Not recorded in 1951 by the Ordnance Survey , this hut was noted by Butler (1994). Hut circle terraced into hillslope. Simple plan and rubble bank walling. Internal diameter 4.2 metres. Wall 1.4 metres wide, 0.4 metres high, doorway to south-east (1992 survey).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 561 706
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/28/15
  • Old SAM Ref: 22277

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Gerrard, S., 1990-2002, Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset., MPP 129181, (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

(SX 5617 7061) Hut circle terraced into hillslope. Simple plan and rubble bank walling. Internal diameter 4.2 metres. Wall 1.4 metres wide, 0.4 metres high. Doorway to south-east.


Butler, J., 1994, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West, 39, Map 45.3 (Monograph). SDV137656.

Depicted by Butler on plan.


Ordnance Survey, 2019, MasterMap 2019 (Cartographic). SDV362729.

Depicted on the modern mapping, which appears fairly accurate when compared with the 2015-17 aerial photography of the area.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV137656Monograph: Butler, J.. 1994. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West. Three. Paperback Volume. 39, Map 45.3.
SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. MPP 129181,.
SDV362729Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2019. MasterMap 2019. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #118721 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV48348Related to: Damaged hut in settlement north-east of Sharpitor (Monument)
MDV14308Related to: Enclosure 320 metres north-east of Sharpitor (Monument)
MDV48346Related to: Hut in settlement north-east of Sharpitor (Monument)
MDV49055Related to: Unenclosed hut circle settlement, Walkhampton Common (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 16 2019 12:16PM