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HER Number:MDV7732
Name:BUILDING in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest

Summary

Vis=11/10/1975 (lemessurier) oriented n-s. Much ruined, low-walled rectangular hut. Floor of grass and fallen rocks. Possible door at nw end. Walls are tumbled. Tin streaming nearby. Measures 2.1m x 4.3m internally.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 585 812
Map Sheet:SX58SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork remains of medieval or later streamworking and remains of tinners' huts along the River Tavy at Walkham Head

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX58SE/32

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TINNERS HUT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=16/10/1979 (os) as above, at sx58528126. The south end of the hut has been cut back into the cliff to form a platform. The walling is 0.7m wide and 0.3m high with an entrance gap on the west side.


Le Messurier, B., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV25995.

Vis=11/10/1975 (lemessurier) oriented n-s. Much ruined, low-walled rectangular hut. Floor of grass and fallen rocks. Possible door at nw end. Walls are tumbled. Tin streaming nearby. Measures 2.1m x 4.3m internally.


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268727.

Not visible raf verticals (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268728.

Des=le messurier, b. /worksheet/(11/10/1975).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268729.

Osa=sx58se23/photograph.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268730.

Lemessurier, b. /post-prehistoric structures on central north dartmoor/(1978)/mss.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268731.

Lemessurier, b. /tda/111(1979)70.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV25995Migrated Record: Le Messurier, B..
SDV268727Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV268728Migrated Record:
SDV268729Migrated Record:
SDV268730Migrated Record:
SDV268731Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7441 - Condition survey of the archaeological sites of Merrivale Training Area
  • EDV7570 - Condition survey of Merrivale Range training area

Date Last Edited:Sep 24 2018 1:19PM