HeritageGateway - Home
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > Devon & Dartmoor HER Result
Devon & Dartmoor HERPrintable version | About Devon & Dartmoor HER | Visit Devon & Dartmoor HER online...

See important guidance on the use of this record.

If you have any comments or new information about this record, please email us.


HER Number:MDV6660
Name:Hut circle in settlement north of Golden Dagger Mine

Summary

One of group of at least five huts. On northern edge of an openwork is an approx circular patch, 9.5 - 11 metres diameter, of heather-covered medium and large stones. Possibly a damaged hut circle.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 684 806
Map Sheet:SX68SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishNorth Bovey
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishNORTH BOVEY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX 68 SE 27
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68SE/85/2
  • Pastscape: 443815

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1972, SX68SE27, 17/4/1972 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV305465.

Hut circle, one of group of five.


Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP (Cartographic). SDV319854.

Not visible on aerial photos.


Pattison, P., 1990, Royal Commission survey visit, 23/05/1990 (Report - Survey). SDV306433.

Hut J, at SX 6846 8062. On northern edge of an openwork is an approximately circular patch, 9.5 - 11 metres in diameter, of heather-covered medium and large stones. Slight scarp defines uphill side. Possibly a damaged hut circle.


Newman, P., 2002, Headland Warren and the Birch Tor and Vitifer Mines (Report - Survey). SDV363213.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV305465Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1972. SX68SE27. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index. 17/4/1972.
SDV306433Report - Survey: Pattison, P.. 1990. Royal Commission survey visit. Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England Archaeological Survey. Unknown. 23/05/1990. [Mapped feature: #43123 ]
SDV319854Cartographic: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV363213Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 2002. Headland Warren and the Birch Tor and Vitifer Mines. English Heritage. A1/34/2002. A4 Comb Bound + Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV6658Part of: Hut circle settlement north of Golden Dagger Mine (Monument)
MDV6663Related to: Possible hut in settlement north of the Golden Dagger Mine (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7139 - Headland Warren and the Birch Tor and Vitifer Mines Survey (Ref: A1/20/2001, A1/34/2002)

Date Last Edited:Sep 17 2019 4:08PM