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HER Number:MDV78479
Name:Hut circle 17, Merrivale Settlement

Summary

Hut circle 17; part of the settlement to the south of the road. This hut, first recorded during the survey in 2000, adjoins a boulder and measures 2.9 metres in diameter internally and walls survive to a height of 0.4 metres and width of 1.1 metres.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 555 750
Map Sheet:SX57NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old SAM County Ref: 332
  • Old SAM Ref: 24191

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Probert, S. A. J., 2000, The Merrivale Guardianship Area, Walkhampton, Devon (Report - Survey). SDV344969.

Hut circle number 17 (SX 5550 7502) adjoins a boulder and measures 2.9 metres in diameter internally and walls survive to a height of 0.4 metres and width of 1.1 metres.

Ordnance Survey, 2010, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV344030.

Depicted on mapping.

Various, 2018-2019, PALs Condition Recording forms, MER-4 (Worksheet). SDV362781.

Visited 18/09/2019. Hut circle covered with grass. Overall condition very good. Photo taken.

Various, 2018-2019, PALs Condition Recording photographs, MER-4 (Photograph). SDV363073.

Photo looking 170° showing grass cover.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV344030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2010. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #105354 ]
SDV344969Report - Survey: Probert, S. A. J.. 2000. The Merrivale Guardianship Area, Walkhampton, Devon. English Heritage. 1247982. A4 Comb Bound + Digital.
SDV362781Worksheet: Various. 2018-2019. PALs Condition Recording forms. PALs Condition Assessment Project Forms. Digital. MER-4.
SDV363073Photograph: Various. 2018-2019. PALs Condition Recording photographs. PALs Condition Assessment Project Forms. Digital. MER-4.

Associated Monuments

MDV4897Part of: Merrivale hut circle settlement (Monument)
MDV4618Related to: Hut circle 16, Merrivale Settlement (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4830 - Survey of guardianship area, Merrivale

Date Last Edited:Sep 23 2019 10:47AM