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HER Number:MDV79065
Name:Hut circle 260 meters north-west of Dry Lake

Summary

One of two adjoining hut circles situated between two enclosures north-west of Dry Lake gulley.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 639 637
Map Sheet:SX66SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHarford
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHARFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Group of Bronze Age hut circle settlements west of Quickbeam Hill, adjacent to the River Erme, consisting of three sets of enclosures, two conjoined, with over ten 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

Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 53-55 (Monograph). SDV337765.

One of a linked pair of hut circles (5 and 6) both measuring 7.0 meters in diameter. This circle (6) has an annex which, along with the interior wall has been particularly solidly built,, requiring a corridor-like entrance to the hut. Other details: Map 54, 13.


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

Sources / Further Reading

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. 53-55.
SDV344030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2010. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #105867 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV79064Related to: Hut circle 270 meters north-west of Dry Lake (Monument)
MDV79063Related to: Hut circle 275 meters north-west of Dry Lake (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 29 2013 12:55PM