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HER Number:MDV54624
Name:HUT CIRCLE in the Parish of Chagford

Summary

Vis=4/11/1992 (rchme) two disturbed adjoining hut circles on a gentle ne flank of chagford common 435m n of the summit of water hill on hurston ridge.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 671 817
Map Sheet:SX68SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChagford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHAGFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68SE/363

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

RCHME, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV260463.

Vis=4/11/1992 (rchme) two disturbed adjoining hut circles on a gentle ne flank of chagford common 435m n of the summit of water hill on hurston ridge.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV260465.

Nmr=sx68se292.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV260466.

Des=probert, s. A. J. /(4/11/1992)/rchme field investigation.


National Monuments Record, 2010, Untitled Source (National Monuments Record Database). SDV214864.

The interiors of both huts are level and neither possesses a definable entrance. The w hut survives as a circular hollow 4.7m in diam with a slight lip 0.8m wide and 0.2m high which is absent in the sw quadrant. The e hut, 4.3m in diam, is edged by a similar rim on the w + n (probert).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV214864National Monuments Record Database: National Monuments Record. 2010. National Monuments Record Database. Website.
SDV260463Report - Survey: RCHME.
SDV260465Migrated Record:
SDV260466Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 16 2015 10:26AM