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HER Number:MDV49044
Name:Hut Circle (d) to the north of Prehistric Settlement in Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior

Summary

hut circle (d) to the north of Prehistoric Settlement (B) in Trowlesworthy Warren

Location

Grid Reference:SX 574 645
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SE/448
  • Old SAM Ref: 10808
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Hut circle shown on 19th century map.


Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Hut circle shown on early 20th century map.


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

Recorded on aerial photograph.


Gerrard, S., 1990-2002, Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset., MPP 140723 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Hut (d) at SX57426458 is 6.2 metres in diameter and is defined by a 1.6 metre wide double orthostat and rubble bank wall standing up to 0.7 metres high. A west-south-west facing gap in the hut wall may represent a doorway. A large earthfast boulder forms part of the east wall of this building. This is site Number 102 363 in the National Trust Upper Plym Inventory.


Butler, J., 1994, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West, 156, Map 51, Figure 51.1 (Monograph). SDV137656.

Hut circle shown to the north of Prehistoric Settlement B with an opening to the west.


Thackray, C., 1994, The Upper Plym Valley: the managagement of an historic landscape, 102.363 (Report - non-specific). SDV143510.


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

Hut circle visible on aerial photograph.


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

Hut circle shown on modern mapping.


Historic England, 2019, National Heritage List for England, 1019084 (National Heritage List for England). SDV362730.

The south-eastern of four hut circles. Diameter 10 meters; earth and stone walls 2 metres thick and 0.6 metres high.

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. 156, Map 51, Figure 51.1.
SDV143510Report - non-specific: Thackray, C.. 1994. The Upper Plym Valley: the managagement of an historic landscape. 102.363.
SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. MPP 140723.
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.
SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV361462Aerial Photograph: Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. 2015-2017. 2015-2017 Aerial Photographs. Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #116827 ]
SDV362729Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2019. MasterMap 2019. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV362730National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2019. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. 1019084.

Associated Monuments

MDV49048Related to: Hut Circle (b) to the north-west of Prehistoric Settlement B in Trowlesworthy Warren,Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV49047Related to: Hut Circle (c) to the north-west of Prehistoric Settlement B in Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV49045Related to: Hut Circle to the north-west of Prehistoric Settlement B in Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV125523Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle (a) to north-east of Enclosure (C) within Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV49043Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle (e) between Enclosures (B) and (C) within Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV49042Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle (f) between Enclosures (B) and (C) within Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV2530Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle Settlement (B) at Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7369 - Survey of Granite Loading Bays at Trowlesworthy, Devon

Date Last Edited:Mar 15 2019 2:02PM