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HER Number:MDV52578
Name:Prehistoric Hut Circle within Enclosed Settlement (E) in Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior

Summary

Prehistoric hut circle within an enclosed settlement (E) in Trowlesworthy Warren

Location

Grid Reference:SX 576 642
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SE/235/3
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SE/235/4
  • Old SAM Ref: 24233
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division: SX56SE94a
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Price, D. G., 1977, Settlement at Trowlesworthy Warren, 44 (Article in Serial). SDV150433.


Gerrard, S., 1990-2002, Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset., MPP 140703 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Site visited on 12th April 1995. Hut circle at SX57636422 of a simple plan type, survives as a 1.1 metre wide and 0.6 metre high single orthostatic wall surrounding a 4 metre diameter internal area.


Butler, J., 1994, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West, 156, Map 51, Figure 51.1 (Monograph). SDV137656.

Small hut circle shown in the southern part of the north-eastern enclosure within Enclosure E.


Thackray, C., 1994, The Upper Plym Valley: the management of an historic landscape, 25, 102. 070 d (Report - non-specific). SDV143510.

Small oval structure 5.5 by 5.2 metres externally with walls up to 0.4 metres high consists of a few large orthostats possible representing a wall facing. A gap in the south-east sector may indicate an entrance. A possible wall extends 8 metres from the western sector and another 7 metres long lies to the north-west of the hut circle.


English Heritage, 2005-2008, Prehistoric Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV345521.

Hut circle shown on survey.


Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC, 2015-2017, 2015-2017 Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV361462.

Hut circle visible on aerial photograph.


Ordnance Survey, 2019, MasterMap 2019 (Cartographic). SDV362729.

Hut circle shown on modern mapping.


National Monuments Record, 2019, Pastscape, 439373, SX56SE94 (Website). SDV362732.

Hut circle at SX 57636423. A small hut measuring 4.3 metres by 3.6 metres with crudely built walls 1.4 metres wide and 0.3 metres high.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV137656Monograph: Butler, J.. 1994. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West. Three. Paperback Volume. 156, Map 51, Figure 51.1.
SDV143510Report - non-specific: Thackray, C.. 1994. The Upper Plym Valley: the management of an historic landscape. 25, 102. 070 d.
SDV150433Article in Serial: Price, D. G.. 1977. Settlement at Trowlesworthy Warren. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 109. 44.
SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. MPP 140703.
SDV345521Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005-2008. Prehistoric Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital.
SDV361462Aerial Photograph: Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. 2015-2017. 2015-2017 Aerial Photographs. Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #117582 ]
SDV362729Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2019. MasterMap 2019. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV362732Website: National Monuments Record. 2019. Pastscape. https://www.pastscape.org.uk/. Website. 439373, SX56SE94.

Associated Monuments

MDV15290Part of: Prehistoric Hut Circle Settlement (E) at Trowlesworthy Warren (Monument)
MDV52576Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle adjoining an Enclosed Settlement (E) in Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV52580Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle to east of Enclosed Settlement (E) in Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV52581Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle to east of Enclosed Settlement (E) in Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV56762Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle within an Enclosed Settlement (E) in Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV56763Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle within an Enclosed Settlement (E) in Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV52583Related to: Prehistoric Hut Circle within an Enclosed Settlement in Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV125706Related to: Structure possibly a Hut Circle within Prehistoric Enclosed Settlement (E) in Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7369 - Survey of Granite Loading Bays at Trowlesworthy, Devon

Date Last Edited:Apr 26 2019 2:00PM