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HER Number:MDV69534
Name:Hut 19 in enclosure on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy


Hut within the large enclosure on Langstone Moor. Sited in the southern part of the enclosure, it is one of the huts excavated by the Dartmoor Exploration Committee in the late 19th century.


Grid Reference:SX 555 779
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/17/25
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Newman, P., 2003, The Langstone Moor Stone Circle, Peter Tavy, Devon and its Prehistoric Environs, 7-9,16, figs 2, 9 (Report - Survey). SDV255420.

Hut circle No. 19 shown on the English Heritage survey of 2003 as 4.4 metre diameter circle with walls 0.6 metres high and 1.4 metres wide. The excavated hut has some inner wall lining visible.

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

Hut is clearly 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. 7-9,16, figs 2, 9.
SDV351585Aerial Photograph: GetMapping. 2010. GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs. Getmapping. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #99070 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV27075Part of: Enclosure A with huts on Langstone Moor (Monument)
MDV69529Related to: Hut 14 on enclosure on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy (Monument)
MDV69533Related to: Hut 18 in enclosure on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy (Monument)
MDV69535Related to: Hut 20 in enclosure 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 9 2017 10:44AM