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HER Number:MDV60304
Name:Hut circle south-east of Oke Tor

Summary

Stone hut circle forming part of a partially enclosed stone hut circle settlement on the eastern slope of Oke Tor. Diameter 2.8 metres, earthwork wall 1.7 metres wide, 0.4 metres high. Structure attached to the north-west side of this hut may be an annex or another hut. This second structure measures 3.8 metres in diameter and is defined by a 1.8 metre wide wall standing up to 0.4 metres high. Grass and bilberry covered.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 614 898
Map Sheet:SX68NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68NW/160/5
  • Old SAM Ref: 28723

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/149257, 4/2/1998 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Stone hut circle forming part of a partially enclosed stone hut circle settlement on the eastern slope of Oke Tor. Diameter 2.8 metres, earthwork wall 1.7 metres wide, 0.4 metres high. Structure attached to the north-west side of this hut may be an annex or another hut. This second structure measures 3.8 metres in diameter and is defined by a 1.8 metre wide wall standing up to 0.4 metres high. Grass and bilberry covered.


English Heritage, 2015, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV357602.

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/149257, 4/2/1998. [Mapped feature: #38527 ]
SDV357602National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2015. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV60305Related to: ENCLOSURE in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV60303Related to: Hut circle 200 metres south-east of Oke Tor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Oct 12 2015 12:33PM