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HER Number:MDV69500
Name:Enclosure D on Langstone Moor

Summary

Roughly rectilinear enclosure consists of three fragmentary sections of walling with two hut circles on the northern side. A small ring of stones opens into the enclosure to the south and a semi-circular stony mound is shown to the north-west. Three further detached hut circles are shown to the north and north-west.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 557 778
Map Sheet:SX57NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishPeter Tavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPETER TAVY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57NE/17/5

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Newman, P., 2003, The Langstone Moor Stone Circle, Peter Tavy, Devon and its Prehistoric Environs, 7-9, figs 2, 9, Appendix IV (Report - Survey). SDV255420.

Three fragmentary sides of a rectilinear enclosure shown on the Eeglish Heritage 1:10000 survey of 2003 with two hut circles on the northern side (Enclosure 'D' on plan). A small ring of stones opens into the enclosure to the south and a semi-circular stony mound is shown to the north-west. Three further detached hut circles are shown to the north and north-west.


GetMapping, 2010, GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV351585.

Faint walls visible on the aerial photography.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV255420Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 2003. The Langstone Moor Stone Circle, Peter Tavy, Devon and its Prehistoric Environs. English Heritage Archaeological Investigation Report. 25. A4 Comb Bound. 7-9, figs 2, 9, Appendix IV. [Mapped feature: #99050 ]
SDV351585Aerial Photograph: GetMapping. 2010. GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs. Getmapping. Photograph (Digital).

Associated Monuments

MDV27075Related to: Enclosure A with huts on Langstone Moor (Monument)
MDV27077Related to: Enclosure B on Langstone Moor (Monument)
MDV27078Related to: Enclosure C on Langstone Moor (Monument)
MDV27076Related to: Enclosure E on Langstone Moor (Monument)
MDV69542Related to: Hut 27 by enclosures on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy (Monument)
MDV69543Related to: Hut 28 by enclosures on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy (Monument)
MDV69544Related to: Hut 29 by enclosure on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy (Monument)
MDV69546Related to: Hut 31 on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy (Monument)
MDV69551Related to: Possible hut circle by enclosures on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7275 - Survey of the Langstone Moor stone circle and other prehistoric monuments nearby
  • EDV7441 - Condition survey of the archaeological sites of Merrivale Training Area
  • EDV7570 - Condition survey of Merrivale Range training area

Date Last Edited:Jun 19 2017 3:04PM