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HER Number:MDV50382
Name:Hut 44

Summary

One of a group of hut circles at watern oak. Hut 44; diam 3m, height 0.66m. Entrance at south, fireplace at ne; about 24 cooking stones found. Vis=estimated -/-/1992 (gerrard) hut circle terraced into the hillslope. Simple plan and single orthostatic walling type. The interior measures 3.7m in diameter and is defined by a 1.5m wide wall standing up to 0.75m high. The doorway faces s. Excavations by the dartmoor exploration committee in 1905 revealed a fire-place close to the n-e wall and about two dozen cooking stones (mpp).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 564 833
Map Sheet:SX58SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX58SE/16/70
  • Old SAM County Ref: 488
  • Old SAM Ref: 20356(P)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Unknown, MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA (Migrated Record). SDV331.

One of a group of hut circles at watern oak. Hut 44; diam 3m, height 0.66m. Entrance at south, fireplace at ne; about 24 cooking stones found. Vis=estimated -/-/1992 (gerrard) hut circle terraced into the hillslope. Simple plan and single orthostatic walling type. The interior measures 3.7m in diameter and is defined by a 1.5m wide wall standing up to 0.75m high. The doorway faces s. Excavations by the dartmoor exploration committee in 1905 revealed a fire-place close to the n-e wall and about two dozen cooking stones (mpp).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV250731.

Osa=sx58se9.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV250732.

Anderson, i. K.(ed). /tda/38(1906)101-113/11th report of the dartmoor exploration committee.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV250733.

Des=mpp/123885.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV250731Migrated Record:
SDV250732Migrated Record:
SDV250733Migrated Record:
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV3312Part of: Hut circle settlement at Watern Oke (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8141 - Condition survey of the Willsworthy Training Area
  • EDV8291 - Okehampton Range: Monument Baseline Condition Survey
  • EDV7368 - Survey of the Willsworthy Training Area, Peter Tavy

Date Last Edited:Feb 23 2021 1:12PM