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HER Number:MDV52434
Name:Hut in settlement west-south-west of Nun's Cross

Summary

Hut circle situated within an agglomerate enclosure. Terraced into the hillslope and of the simple plan and double orthostat walling type. Interior measures 2.7 metres in diameter and is defined by a 1.2 metre wide wall standing up to 0.3 metres high.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 595 697
Map Sheet:SX56NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NE/125/2
  • Old SAM Ref: 24124
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

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 133261, 19/5/1993 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

(SX59556976) Hut circle situated within an agglomerate enclosure. Terraced into the hillslope and of the simple plan and double orthostat walling type. Interior measures 2.7 metres in diameter and is defined by a 1.2 metre wide wall standing up to 0.3 metres high.


Probert, S., 2013, Cramber Tor Survey data (Cartographic). SDV361430.

Depicted on survey layer.


Various, 2018-2019, PALs Condition Recording forms, WLK-DT17 (Worksheet). SDV362781.

Visited 12/07/2019. Hut overgrown with tussock grass and difficult to discern Photo taken


Various, 2018-2019, PALs Condition Recording photographs, WLK-DT17 (Photograph). SDV363073.

Visited 12/07/2019. Photo taken showing a general view looking north east

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 133261, 19/5/1993.
SDV361430Cartographic: Probert, S.. 2013. Cramber Tor Survey data. GIS ShapeFile. Digital. [Mapped feature: #118076 ]
SDV362781Worksheet: Various. 2018-2019. PALs Condition Recording forms. PALs Condition Assessment Project Forms. Digital. WLK-DT17.
SDV363073Photograph: Various. 2018-2019. PALs Condition Recording photographs. PALs Condition Assessment Project Forms. Digital. WLK-DT17.

Associated Monuments

MDV3429Part of: Enclosed hut circle settlement 940 metres west-south-west of Nun's Cross (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7382 - Condition Survey of the Cramber Tor Training Area

Date Last Edited:Aug 6 2019 12:42PM