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HER Number:MDV50252
Name:Hut circle 330m north of Hart Tor

Summary

Hut circle terraced into hillslope. Simple plan and rubble bank walling. Oval interior measuring 2.4m by 1.3m. Wall 2m wide, 0.35m high. Doorway to south-south-east. A tin prospecting pit lies 5m to the east.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 581 723
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX57SE20
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/42/43
  • Old SAM Ref: 22317
  • Pastscape: 440082

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 130728,MPP 130728, (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Hut circle terraced into hillslope. Simple plan and rubble bank walling. Oval interior measuring 2.4m by 1.3m. Wall 2m wide, 0.35m high. Doorway to south-south-east. A tin prospecting pit lies 5m to the east.

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

Visible on the aerial photography.

Various, 2018-2019, PALs Condition Recording forms, WLK-98 (Worksheet). SDV362781.

Visited 11/11/2019. Overall condition very good. Photo taken.

Various, 2018-2019, PALs Condition Recording photographs, WLK-98 (Photograph). SDV363073.

Photo looking170 ° showing grass and moss covering with a little heather.

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 130728,MPP 130728,.
SDV361462Aerial Photograph: Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. 2015-2017. 2015-2017 Aerial Photographs. Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #122617 ]
SDV362781Worksheet: Various. 2018-2019. PALs Condition Recording forms. PALs Condition Assessment Project Forms. Digital. WLK-98.
SDV363073Photograph: Various. 2018-2019. PALs Condition Recording photographs. PALs Condition Assessment Project Forms. Digital. WLK-98.

Associated Monuments

MDV50246Related to: Hut circle in settlement north of Hart Tor (Monument)
MDV4941Related to: Hut circle U in settlement north of Hart Tor (Monument)
MDV4940Related to: Hut circle V in settlement north of Hart Tor (Monument)
MDV4939Related to: Hut circle W in settlement north of Hart Tor (Monument)
MDV50253Related to: Stone hut circle 310m north of Hart Tor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7517 - Survey of Har Tor tin works
  • EDV7525 - Survey of Hart Tor prehistoric settlement

Date Last Edited:Nov 21 2019 9:22AM