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HER Number:MDV69547
Name:Hut 32 on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy

Summary

Hut circle consists of a 4.5 metre diameter circle with walls 0.7 metres high and 1.8 metres wide. This hut was excavated by the Dartmoor Exploration Committee in the late 19th century.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 558 778
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/17/38
  • 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. 32 shown on the English Heritage survey of 2003 as 4.5 metre diameter circle with walls 0.7 metres high and 1.8 metres wide. The outer wall lining of the excavated hut is visible.


English Heritage, 2005-2008, Prehistoric Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV345521.


GeoInformation Group Ltd, 2010, 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV346026.

Hut circle visible on aerial photograph.

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.
SDV345521Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005-2008. Prehistoric Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital.
SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital. [Mapped feature: #99084 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV4219Part of: Langstone Moor hut circle settlement, Peter Tavy (Monument)
MDV27076Related to: Enclosure E on Langstone Moor (Monument)
MDV69546Related to: Hut 31 on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy (Monument)
MDV69548Related to: Hut 33 by enclosures on Langstone Moor, Peter Tavy (Monument)
MDV69552Related to: Possible hut circle 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 3:03PM