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HER Number:MDV62021
Name:Hut in settlement along the Great Western Reave, Walkhampton Common

Summary

Stone hut circle forming part of a partially enclosed prehistoric settlement adjacent to the Great Western Reave on Walkhampton Common. Measures 2.9 metres by 2.4 metres. Rubble wall 1.2 metres wide, 0.4 metres high. A D-shaped building attached to the eastern side of the Great Western Reave. Bracken and grass.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 560 712
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX57SE94
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/185/2
  • Old SAM Ref: 34425(P)

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 152601, 21/3/2000 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

SX 5602 7126 Stone hut circle forming part of a partially enclosed prehistoric settlement adjacent to the Great Western Reave on Walkhampton Common. Measures 2.9 metres by 2.4 metres. Rubble wall 1.2 metres wide, 0.4 metres high. A D-shaped building attached to the eastern side of the Great Western Reave. Bracken and grass.


Butler, J., 1994, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West, 85, Map 45 (Monograph). SDV137656.


GetMapping PLC, 2015, 2015 Colour Aerial Photography (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV359717.

Possible site of the hut identified from the aerial photography.


Various, 2018-2019, PALs Condition Recording forms (Worksheet). SDV362781.

Visited 09/04/2019. SX 56015 71265. Bracken & grass. Good condition. Photo taken


Various, 2018-2019, PALs Condition Recording photographs (Photograph). SDV363073.

Visited 09/04/2019. Photo taken looking south to north

Sources / Further Reading

SDV137656Monograph: Butler, J.. 1994. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West. Three. Paperback Volume. 85, Map 45.
SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. MPP 152601, 21/3/2000.
SDV359717Aerial Photograph: GetMapping PLC. 2015. 2015 Colour Aerial Photography (12.5cm resolution). 2015 Aerial Photograph. Digital. [Mapped feature: #117335 ]
SDV362781Worksheet: Various. 2018-2019. PALs Condition Recording forms. PALs Condition Assessment Project Forms. Digital.
SDV363073Photograph: Various. 2018-2019. PALs Condition Recording photographs. PALs Condition Assessment Project Forms. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV28499Related to: Boundary stone standing within an enclosure attached to reave on Walkhampton Common (Monument)
MDV62024Related to: ENCLOSURE in the Parish of Walkhampton (Monument)
MDV15036Related to: Great Western Reave (southern section), Walkhampton Common (Monument)
MDV62020Related to: HUT CIRCLE in the Parish of Walkhampton (Monument)
MDV62022Related to: HUT CIRCLE in the Parish of Walkhampton (Monument)
MDV62023Related to: HUT CIRCLE in the Parish of Walkhampton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 3 2019 5:12PM