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HER Number:MDV79004
Name:Hut circle near enclosures on Dockwell Ridge


Possible hut circle (12) on Dockwell Ridge between six northern enclosures and the two southern enclosures.


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

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

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

This hut circle (12) is unrecorded by the Ordnance Survey but lies south of two small enclosures on Dockwell Ridge (PRN 25719 and 5714). No walls are visible but a slight hut platform can be identified, the diameter of the hut is approximately 7.0 meters internally. Other details: Sketch plan included.

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

Marked as hut circle 14 on Butler’s plan. Other details: Map 57, 9.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV145074Worksheet: Robinson, R.. 1978. Woolholes enclosed hut groups (Dockwell Ridge). South Brent Parish Checklist. Digital. [Mapped feature: #48809 ]
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.

Associated Monuments

MDV25719Related to: Enclosure with two hut circles, Dockwell Ridge (Monument)
MDV5714Related to: Small enclosure with hut circle, Dockwell Ridge (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Dec 14 2010 11:54AM