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HER Number:MDV66328
Name:Hut circle in field system 340 metres south-west of Laughter Hole Farm

Summary

Stone hut circle forming part of a prehistoric settlement and irregular aggregate field system. Measures 3.5 meters in diameter with an earthwork wall 1.5 metres wide, 0.4 metres high. Conjoined with neighbouring hut. Possible entrance gap. This hut is very difficult to see and measure because of the dense gorse growth.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 654 756
Map Sheet:SX67NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NE/40/2
  • Old SAM Ref: 34457(P)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

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

Vis=est -/-/2002 (gerrard) stone hut circle forming part of a prehistoric settlement and irregular aggregate field system 340m south west of laughter hole farm (mpp).


Untitled Source (National Monuments Record Database). SDV224143.

Nar=sx67ne67.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV224144.

Des=butler, j. /dartmoor atlas of antiquities/2(1991)46-7;fig 27.11.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV224145.

Des=mpp/157086.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV224146.

Des=gerrard, s. /(9/5/2002)/as above.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV224143National Monuments Record Database:
SDV224144Migrated Record:
SDV224145Migrated Record:
SDV224146Migrated Record:
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV6020Part of: Hut circle settlement east of Laughter Tor (Monument)
MDV66332Related to: Field system 340 metres south-west of Laughter Hole Farm (Monument)
MDV66329Related to: Hut circle in field system 340 metres south-west of Laughter Hole Farm (Monument)
MDV66330Related to: Hut circle in field system 340 metres south-west of Laughter Hole Farm (Monument)
MDV66331Related to: Hut circle in field system 340 metres south-west of Laughter Hole Farm (Monument)
MDV66327Related to: Hut circle in field system 340 metres south-west of Laughter Hole Farm (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 24 2014 10:52AM