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HER Number:MDV69536
Name:Hut 21 by enclosures on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy

Summary

Hut circle no 21 shown on the English Heritage survey of 2003 as a 3.8 metre diameter circle with walls 0.6 metres high and 1.5 metres wide. The hut has an entrance to the south and a sloping interior.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 556 779
Map Sheet:SX57NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishPeter Tavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPETER TAVY

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthworks and stone walls of a Bronze Age hut circle settlement with in excess of 40 hut circles, some with small enclosures, with another hut circle settlement to the west, on Langstone Moor, near Greena Ball

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57NE/17/27
  • 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 21 shown on the English Heritage survey of 2003 as a 3.8 metre diameter circle with walls 0.6 metres high and 1.5 metres wide. The hut has an entrance to the south and a sloping interior.


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

Hut is visible on the aerial photogrpahy.

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: #99072 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV4219Part of: Langstone Moor hut circle settlement, Peter Tavy (Monument)
MDV69537Related to: Hut 22 by enclosure on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy (Monument)
MDV69538Related to: Hut 23 by 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 12 2017 11:59AM