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HER Number:MDV64183
Name:Hut Circle within Prehistoric Settlement on Chagford Common, Chagford

Summary

Hut circle within the northern of three Prehistoric settlements on Chagford Common

Location

Grid Reference:SX 679 836
Map Sheet:SX68SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChagford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH TAWTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68SE/376/2
  • Old SAM Ref: 28728

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Interpretation). SDV319854.

One hut circle shown on photograph.


Gerrard, S., 1990-2002, Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset., MPP 149367 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Site visited on 29th January 1999. Stone hut circle forming part an enclosed Prehistoric settlement on Chagford Common.


Butler, J., 1991, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North, 29-30, Map 25 (Monograph). SDV219155.

Hut 11 within Prehistoric Settlement 7 on Chagford Common situated a few metres south of Hut 12. It has a diameter of 5.6 metres but most of the stones are missing.


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

Circular feature shown on aerial photograph just to the south of another circular feature.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV219155Monograph: Butler, J.. 1991. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North. Two. Paperback Volume. 29-30, Map 25.
SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. MPP 149367.
SDV319854Interpretation: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital. [Mapped feature: #110705 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV64196Part of: Prehistoric Settlement on Chagford Common, Chagford (Monument)
MDV64185Related to: Hut Circle to East of Prehistoric Settlement on Chagford Common, Chagford (Monument)
MDV64181Related to: Hut Circle with the northern Prehistoric Settlement on Chagford Common, Chagford (Monument)
MDV64180Related to: Hut Circle within Prehistoric Settlement on Chagford Common, Chagford (Monument)
MDV64182Related to: Hut Circle within Prehistoric Settlement on Chagford Common, Chagford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7505 - Boveycombehedd, Chagford: An Archaeological Investigation of a Diachronic Landscape

Date Last Edited:Mar 23 2018 10:03AM