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HER Number:MDV79022
Name:Hut circle near enclosure west of Zeal Hill

Summary

Hut circle built onto enclosure wall of settlement west of Zeal Hill.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 669 638
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Walling remains of a Bronze Age enclosure with internal and external hut-circles to the east of Bala Brook on Brent Moor

Other References/Statuses

  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Robinson, R., 1978, Settlement on left bank of Bala Brook (Worksheet). SDV151020.

Hut circle B measures approximately 6.0 in diameter with walls around 0.5 meters high.


Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 108 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Hut circle directly adjacent to the north-eastern arc of the enclosure measuring approximately 4.5 meters in diameter. Other details: Map 57, 8.


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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV151020Worksheet: Robinson, R.. 1978. Settlement on left bank of Bala Brook. South Brent Parish Checklist. Digital.
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. 108.
SDV344030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2010. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #105826 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV79021Related to: Hut circle near enclosure west of Zeal Hill (Monument)
MDV79023Related to: Hut circle within enclosure west of Zeal Hill (Monument)
MDV79024Related to: Hut circle within enclosure west of Zeal Hill (Monument)
MDV13261Related to: Settlement west of Zeal Hill (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 8 2013 11:23AM