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HER Number:MDV78970
Name:Hut circle within enclosure, Dockwell Ridge

Summary

Southern hut circle of two associated with enclosure on Dockwell Ridge.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 684 638
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Walling remains of a Bronze Age settlement on Dockwell Ridge, comprising enclosures with associated hut circles

Other References/Statuses

  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1950, SX66SE8 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV161814.

Hut circle B, measures 7.0 meters in diameter and is located outside the adjoining east wall of the enclosure has no obvious entrance. Other details: Sketch plan included.


Robinson, R., 1978, Woolholes enclosed hut groups (Dockwell Ridge) (Worksheet). SDV145074.

Hut circle 2 - against the south wall of the pound has an internal diameter of 5.0 meters, the walls are approximately 5.0 meters high and 2.0 meters wide with a clear hut platform. No definite entrance.


Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 109-110 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Hut circle 12, associated with enclosure F. Other details: Map 57, 9.


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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV145074Worksheet: Robinson, R.. 1978. Woolholes enclosed hut groups (Dockwell Ridge). South Brent Parish Checklist. Digital.
SDV161814Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1950. SX66SE8. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV337765Monograph: Butler, J.. 1993. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East. Four. Paperback Volume. 109-110.
SDV344030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2010. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #105776 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV25719Part of: Enclosure with two hut circles, Dockwell Ridge (Monument)
MDV78971Related to: Hut circle within enclosure, Dockwell Ridge (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Dec 18 2012 2:40PM