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HER Number:MDV50226
Name:Small hut in enclosure south-west of Raddick Hill

Summary

Stone hut circle terraced into hillslope in south-western corner of the northern enclosure. Simple plan and rubble bank walling. Internal diameter 5.5m. Wall 1.2m wide, 0.3m high. Western wall survives as a curved scarp, suggesting the wall exists here as a buried feature.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 574 709
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/16/7
  • Old SAM Ref: 22293

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 130559, 15/05/1993 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

(SX 5744 7094) Stone hut circle terraced into hillslope. Simple plan and rubble bank walling. Internal diameter 5.5m. Wall 1.2m wide, 0.3m high. Western wall survives as a curved scarp, suggesting the wall exists here as a buried feature.15/05/1993 (SX 5744 7094) Stone hut circle terraced into hillslope. Simple plan and rubble bank walling. Internal diameter 5.5m. Wall 1.2m wide, 0.3m high. Western wall survives as a curved scarp, suggesting the wall exists here as a buried feature.

Environment Agency WMS, 1998-2016, LiDAR DTM data JPEG image (1m resolution) (Cartographic). SDV360208.

Only faintly visible as a possible hut.

Various, 2018-2019, PALs Condition Recording forms, WLK-110 (Worksheet). SDV362781.

Visited 16/12/2019. Overall condition good. Photo taken

Various, 2018-2019, PALs Condition Recording forms, WLK-111 (Worksheet). SDV362781.

Visited 20/12/2019. Overall condition moderate. Photo taken.

Various, 2018-2019, PALs Condition Recording photographs, WLK-110 (Photograph). SDV363073.

Photo looking 100° at W side of W wall scarp showing grass/moss covering and gorse outcrops.

Various, 2018-2019, PALs Condition Recording photographs, WLK-111 (Photograph). SDV363073.

Photo looking 270° showing grass/moss cover with cropped gorse.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. MPP 130559, 15/05/1993.
SDV360208Cartographic: Environment Agency WMS. 1998-2016. LiDAR DTM data JPEG image (1m resolution). Environment Agency LiDAR data. Digital. [Mapped feature: #123170 ]
SDV362781Worksheet: Various. 2018-2019. PALs Condition Recording forms. PALs Condition Assessment Project Forms. Digital. WLK-110.
SDV363073Photograph: Various. 2018-2019. PALs Condition Recording photographs. PALs Condition Assessment Project Forms. Digital. WLK-110.

Associated Monuments

MDV3741Part of: Agglomerated enclosure with huts 460 metres west-south-west of Raddick Hill (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 4 2020 1:44PM