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HER Number:MDV69567
Name:Feature 11 in settlement at Dead Lake Foot

Summary

Feature at Dead Lake Foot shown on the English Heritage survey of 2003 as a short curved fragment of wall is unlikely to be the remains of a hut circle.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 563 782
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/6/10

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Butler, J., 1991, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North, 67-8, Map 30.1 (Monograph). SDV219155.

One of a group of huts on the north bank of the River Walkham. (Butler’s hut 6) Hut is probably the dismantled remains of another building uphill.


Newman, P., 2003, The Langstone Moor Stone Circle, Peter Tavy, Devon and its Prehistoric Environs, 9-10, figures 2, 11 (Report - Survey). SDV255420.

Feature No. 11 at Dead Lake Foot shown on the English Heritage survey of 2003 as a short curved fragment of wall is unlikely to be the remains of a hut circle.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV219155Monograph: Butler, J.. 1991. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North. Two. Paperback Volume. 67-8, Map 30.1.
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. 9-10, figures 2, 11. [Mapped feature: #99105 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV69559Related to: Hut 2 in settlement at Dead Lake Foot (Monument)
MDV4202Related to: Hut circle settlement west of Dead Lake, 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 30 2017 4:10PM