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HER Number:MDV53384
Name:Hut circle in enclosure north of Tory Brook Head

Summary

Gerrard's Hut A. Conjoined plan and double orthostat walling type. Interior measures 6.0 metres in diameter and is defined by a 2.0 metre wide wall standing up to 0.9 metres high. Attached to the inner face of the enclosure and Hut C.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 585 633
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/18/1
  • Old SAM Ref: 10793(P)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Gerrard, S., 1990-2002, Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset., MPP 133411, 18/5/1994 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Gerrard's Hut A. Conjoined plan and double orthostat walling type. Interior measures 6.0 metres in diameter and is defined by a 2.0 metre wide wall standing up to 0.9 metres high. Attached to the inner face of the enclosure and Hut C.


Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, Map 51.9 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Butler's hut circle 1. Measures 5.9 metres and is attached to the western wall of the enclosure and adjoined on the southern side by a small enclosure or unroofed pen.

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 133411, 18/5/1994.
SDV337765Monograph: Butler, J.. 1993. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East. Four. Paperback Volume. Map 51.9.

Associated Monuments

MDV53383Part of: Western enclosure and hut circles north of Tory Brook Head (Monument)
MDV53386Related to: Hut circle in enclosure north of Tory Brook Head (Monument)
MDV2426Related to: Hut circle north of Tory Brook Head (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 18 2015 10:34AM