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HER Number:MDV50900
Name:Hut circle in settlement east of Nodden Gate

Summary

Hut circle recorded by Gerrard in 1993 as having a conjoined plan. Interior of the eastern room 5.0 metres in diameter, wall 1.0 metre wide, up to 0.8 metres high, interior of the western room measures 4.6 metres in diameter, wall 1.0 metre wide, up to 0.5 metres high.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 535 862
Map Sheet:SX58NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishLydford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD AND BRIDESTOWE AND SOURTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX58NW/9/12
  • Old SAM Ref: 24075

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 133139, 26/4/1993 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Hut circle situated within a settlement. Terraced into the hillslope and of the conjoined plan and single orthostat walling type. Interior of eastern room measures 5.0 metres in diameter and is defined by a 1.0 metre wide wall standing up to 0.8 metres high.
Interior of the western room measures 4.6 metres in diameter and is surrounded by a 1.0 metre wide wall standing up to 0.5 metres high.


Bray, L. + Crabb, A., 2017, HER Field Updates (Cartographic). SDV361914.

Recorded during site visit in 2017.

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 133139, 26/4/1993.
SDV361914Cartographic: Bray, L. + Crabb, A.. 2017. HER Field Updates. GIS ShapeFile. Digital. [Mapped feature: #114307 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV4633Part of: Hut circle settlement east of Nodden Gate (Monument)
MDV4635Related to: Hut circle in settlement east of Nodden Gate (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 30 2018 12:25PM