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HER Number:MDV51392
Name:Modern pit, Merrivale settlement


Pit on north side of the B3357 in area of the Merrivale hut circle settlement.


Grid Reference:SX 555 750
Map Sheet:SX57NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57NE/131

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SAND PIT (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

‘Old sand pit' marked on Ordnance Survey 1st Edition (1906) map.

Ordnance Survey, 1953, Untitled Source (Cartographic). SDV242410.

Ordnance Survey, 2010, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV344030.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV242410Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1953. Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV344030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2010. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #93988 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV4617Related to: Hut circle 5, Merrivale Settlement (Monument)
MDV4616Related to: Hut circle AA, Merrivale Settlement (Monument)
MDV4897Related to: Merrivale hut circle settlement (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 29 2013 2:37PM