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HER Number:MDV61951
Name:Hut circle on Walkhampton Common situated 475 metres north-north-east of Horseyeatt

Summary

Stone hut circle in the centre of a small circular enclosure on Walkhampton Common situated 475 metres north-north-east of Horseyeatt. Diameter 2.7 metres. Earthwork and rubble wall 1 metre wide, 0.3 metres high. Lies in the centre of small circular enclosure. A 240 degree facing gap may represent a doorway. Bracken and grass cover.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 547 706
Map Sheet:SX57SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SW/153/1
  • Old SAM Ref: 28782

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/152408 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Stone hut circle in the centre of a small circular enclosure on Walkhampton Common situated 475 metres north-north-east of Horseyeatt. Diameter 2.7 metres. Earthwork and rubble wall 1 metre wide, 0.3 metres high. Lies in the centre of small circular enclosure. A 240 degree facing gap may represent a doorway. Bracken and grass. (2/2/2000)


Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 43-4, Map 45.11 (Monograph). SDV337765.

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/152408. [Mapped feature: #39727 ]
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. 43-4, Map 45.11.

Associated Monuments

MDV61950Part of: Enclosure on Walkhampton Common 475 metres north-north-east of Horseyeatt (Monument)
MDV20668Related to: Croftshead deserted farmstead, Walkhampton (Building)
MDV61952Related to: Leat on Walkhampton Common (Monument)
MDV61949Related to: Reave on Walkhampton Common (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 18 2015 3:06PM