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HER Number:MDV62342
Name:Hut circle within the inner Bagtor enclosure

Summary

A large hut circle set into the junction of two reaves within the Bagtor enclosure. Condition is stable.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 759 753
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NE/261
  • Old SAM Ref: 28774

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 152324, 1/4/1999 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Stone hut circle within coaxial fields in Bagtor Woods. Measures 8.5 metres in diameter. Double orthostat wall 1.9 metres wide, 0.9 metres high. A very impressive building with a 190 degree facing gap which may represent a doorway. Later structure built with north-west part of building. Animal poaching within and around this hut. Bracken and bluebells.


GeoInformation Group Ltd, 2010, 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV346026.

Visible on the aerial photography.


Newman , P., 2015, Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, 59, figure 19 (Report - Survey). SDV359145.

Hut circle within the inner Bagtor enclosure. A large hut circle set into the junction of two reaves within the Bagtor enclosure. Condition is stable. SX76000 75400.

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 152324, 1/4/1999.
SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital. [Mapped feature: #96981 ]
SDV359145Report - Survey: Newman , P.. 2015. Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape, Dartmoor National Park, Devon. South-West Landscape Investigations. A4 Bound + Digital. 59, figure 19.

Associated Monuments

MDV26534Related to: Disturbed hut circle in Bagtor inner enclosure (Monument)
MDV26617Related to: Reaves within Bagtor inner enclosure (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6836 - Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape survey

Date Last Edited:Mar 4 2016 11:42AM