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HER Number:MDV5818
Name:Hut circle to the east of Settlement on Corringdon Ball, South Brent

Summary

Hut circle '4' to the east of Settlement 'A' (Butler) on Corringdon Ball

Location

Grid Reference:SX 670 609
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX SE 66 23
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SE/107/1
  • Old SAM County Ref: 522
  • Pastscape: 441818
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1948, RAF/CPE/UK/2494, 4077-4078 (Aerial Photograph). SDV147533.

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1950, SX66SE23, SX66SE23 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV171076.

(13/04/1950) SX 6704 6090 Remains of a double walled hut circle with an entrance to the south-east. Fragmentary. Diameter 11m.

Robinson, R., 1978, South Brent Parish Checklist (Un-published). SDV137445.

National Monuments Record, 1980, NMR SF1743, 64-71 (Aerial Photograph). SDV161746.

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1980, SX66SE23, SX66SE23 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV171077.

(10/01/1980) A ruined Type 2 (SX 56 NE 71) hut circle, with double walling of boulders and a few upright slabs, at SX 6704 6092. The internal diameter measures 8.2m and the walling is 0.4m high and 1.4m wide. The entrance is uncertain since there are gaps in the perimeter at the south east and the south west. Surveyed at 1:2500 on MSD.

The Royal Commission on the Historic Monuments of England Aerial Photograph Unit, 1985, The Royal Commission on the Historic Monuments of England Aerial Photograph Project (Interpretation). SDV340940.

Large single hut circle visible on 1980 National Monuments Record aerial photograph.

Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 87-9, Map 56, Figures 56.5. & 56.6 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Hut Circle '4' of 7.0 metres diameter to the east of Settlement 'A' at 'Corringdon Ball Enclosures' is wellpreserved.

English Heritage, 2013, National Heritage List for England, 1010206 (National Heritage List for England). SDV350785.

Stone hut circle on Corringdon Ball. This stone hut circle lies some 50 metres south-west of the summit of Corringdon Ball and forms part of a concentration of occupation evidence occurring in the area. It measures 11 metres in diameter and has double faced walls, up to 1 metre in thickness and 0.3 metres in height, and an entrance to the south east.

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

Hut circle visible on aerial photograph.

Ordnance Survey, 2020, MasterMap 2020 (Cartographic). SDV363413.

Hut circle shown on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV137445Un-published: Robinson, R.. 1978. South Brent Parish Checklist. Parish Checklist.
SDV147533Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1948. RAF/CPE/UK/2494. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 4077-4078.
SDV161746Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1980. NMR SF1743. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 64-71.
SDV171076Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1950. SX66SE23. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index. SX66SE23.
SDV171077Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1980. SX66SE23. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Unknown. SX66SE23.
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. 87-9, Map 56, Figures 56.5. & 56.6.
SDV340940Interpretation: The Royal Commission on the Historic Monuments of England Aerial Photograph Unit. 1985. The Royal Commission on the Historic Monuments of England Aerial Photograph Project. The Royal Commission on the Historic Monuments of England Aerial Photograph Project. Map (Paper).
SDV350785National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2013. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. 1010206.
SDV361462Aerial Photograph: Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. 2015-2017. 2015-2017 Aerial Photographs. Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #128039 ]
SDV363413Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2020. MasterMap 2020. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Dec 21 2020 1:59PM