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HER Number:MDV6397
Name:Outer Huccaby Ring, north of Huccaby Tor

Summary

Outer Huccaby Ring earthwork; a sub-rectangular banked enclosure. The bank is grassed over rubble. There is a probable entrance on the south-west side.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 655 744
Map Sheet:SX67SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67SE/20
  • Old SAM County Ref: 800
  • Old SAM Ref: 34462
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ENCLOSURE (Early Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC to 42 AD (Between))

Full description

Unknown, MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA (Migrated Record). SDV331.

Vis=est -/-/2002 (gerrard) outer huccaby ring (mpp).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1004.

Vis=6/5/1970 (ancient monuments) a sub-rectangular banked enclosure. The bank is grassed over rubble. There is a probable entrance on the sw side. The enclosure is cut by a recent n-s drainage gully. "this is a hill slope enclosure on a sw slope overlooking the w dart" (grinsell).


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=24/8/1951 (os) a prominent feature with banks varying in height and width except for a break in the se 17m wide. Height 0.1m - 0.4m, width 0.5m - 2.0m.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV265426.

Outer huccaby ring earthwork.


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV265430.

Vis=substantial rectangular enclosure visible on 1947 raf and 1977 nmr ap (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV265433.

Grinsell, l. /discovering regional archaeology; south western england/ (1970)26.


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV265434.

Aph=os/75/298 091 1 july 1975.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV265435.

Osa=sx67se20/plan.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV265436.

Des=os survey drawing 1:2500(undated, c.1980)/in parish file.


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV265437.

Aph=raf/cpe/uk/2149 4424-4425(11/6/1947).


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV265438.

Aph=nmr sx6575/1/365-385(18/5/1977).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV265439.

Os 6"(1906)107ne.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV265440.

Butler, j. /dartmoor atlas of antiquities/2(1991)56;fig 28.2.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV265441.

Des=hazell, e. /decoding huccaby ring + outer huccaby ring/(2/9/2002)/in pf.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV265442.

Des=mpp/157135.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV265443.

Des=gerrard, s. /(10/5/2002)/as above.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV265444.

Des=ancient monuments/(30/9/2003)/as above.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Migrated Record:
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
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  • Report - Survey: RCHM APP 1985.
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  • Aerial Photograph:
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  • Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV6520Related to: Bronze age field system with enclosures adjacent to reave on Huccaby newtake (Monument)
MDV6405Related to: Huccaby Ring, west of Snider Park Plantation, Dartmeet (Monument)
MDV25984Related to: Leat supplying Brimpts Tin Mines (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 4 2017 10:58AM