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HER Number:MDV49047
Name:Hut Circle (c) to the north-west of Prehistoric Settlement B in Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior

Summary

Hut circle (c) to the north-west of Prehistoric Settlement B in Trowlesworthy Warren

Location

Grid Reference:SX 573 645
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/450/1
  • Old SAM Ref: 10806
  • 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.

Visible on aerial photograph.


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

Hut (c) at SX 57386459 of 6 metres in diameter, defined by a 1.4 metre wide double orthostat wall standing up to 0.8 metres high. A 1.2 metre wide and 0.2 metre high rubble bank leads south-west from the west side of this building. This is site Number 102 365 in the National Trust Upper Plym Inventory.


Thackray, C., 1994, The Upper Plym Valley: the managagement of an historic landscape, 102 365 (Report - non-specific). SDV143510.


English Heritage, 2005-2008, Prehistoric Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV345521.

Hut circle shown on survey.


GeoInformation Group Ltd, 2010, 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV346026.

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 westernmost of four hut circles. Diameter 9 meters; earth and stone walls 2 metres thick by 0.6 metres high with an entrance to west.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV143510Report - non-specific: Thackray, C.. 1994. The Upper Plym Valley: the managagement of an historic landscape. 102 365.
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).
SDV345521Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005-2008. Prehistoric Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital.
SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital. [Mapped feature: #116830 ]
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)
MDV49044Related to: Hut Circle (d) to the north of Prehistric Settlement 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)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

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

Date Last Edited:Mar 15 2019 2:02PM