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HER Number:MDV61464
Name:Hut in settlement 430 metres north-west of Horn's Cross

Summary

Hut in scattered settlement on Holne Moor. Survey in 1996 recorded this feature: hut measures 3.2 metres in diameter internally with walls 2.2 metres wide by 0.6 metres high.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 665 712
Map Sheet:SX67SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHolne
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHOLNE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX 67 SE 115
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67SE/160/5
  • Old SAM Ref: 28772
  • Pastscape: 443194

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Gerrard, S., 1990-2002, Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset., MPP 152260 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

(Visited 04/05/1999) SX 6656 7128 Hut circle forming part of a prehistoric settlement 430 metres north-west of Horn's Cross. Diameter 3.9 metres. Internal area 11.93 metres. Rubble wall 1.4 metres wide, 0.6 metres high.


Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 191; Map 60.11 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Depicted on map by Butler.


Probert, S. A. J., 1997, Holne Moor, Dartmoor, Devonshire. A Landscape Survey by the Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England (Report - Survey). SDV173671.

(Visited 28/02/1996) Centred SX 6659 7127. Eight hut circles, one contemporary structure and a solitary enclosure lie on the moderate west-facing slope above the right bank of the O Brook.
SX 6657 7127 Measures 3.2 metres in diameter internally with walls 2.2 metres wide by 0.6 metres high.
Note: the polygon provided for this feature on the prehistoric survey layer is in the wrong place; the grid reference appears accurate in this case.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV173671Report - Survey: Probert, S. A. J.. 1997. Holne Moor, Dartmoor, Devonshire. A Landscape Survey by the Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Report. A4 Comb Bound + Digital. [Mapped feature: #119669 ]
SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. MPP 152260.
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. 191; Map 60.11.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7100 - Holne Moor Survey

Date Last Edited:Sep 3 2019 1:35PM