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HER Number:MDV51160
Name:Cross reave south-east of Rippon Tor

Summary

Possible enclosure south-east of Rippon Tor. Unconfirmed site.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 748 754
Map Sheet:SX77NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NW/376
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • REAVE (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Quinnell, H., 1986, Possible enclosure in reaves south-east of Rippon Tor (Worksheet). SDV295426.

Possible enclosure in western angle of two reaves. In clitter and very indefinite, but possible cleared area with some walling, measuring 8.0 by 7.0 metres. (Sketch plan included)


Newman, P., 2013, Halshanger Sites Visited and Confirmed (Report - Survey). SDV351113.


Newman , P., 2015, Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, 57 (Report - Survey). SDV359145.

Possible enclosure south-east of Rippon Tor
A cross-reave between two parallel reaves south-east of Rippon Tor. Condition is stable. SX74842 75472

Sources / Further Reading

SDV295426Worksheet: Quinnell, H.. 1986. Possible enclosure in reaves south-east of Rippon Tor. Worksheet. Digital. [Mapped feature: #93910 ]
SDV351113Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 2013. Halshanger Sites Visited and Confirmed. Digital.
SDV359145Report - Survey: Newman , P.. 2015. Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape, Dartmoor National Park, Devon. South-West Landscape Investigations. A4 Bound + Digital. 57.

Associated Monuments

MDV25747Related to: Parallel Reave System on Horridge Common (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6433 - Assessment of Halsanger Common, Horridge Common and Rippon Tor
  • EDV6836 - Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape survey

Date Last Edited:Apr 19 2016 10:25AM