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HER Number:MDV79632
Name:Hut circle in settlement north of Thornworthy Tor

Summary

Small hut circle in settlement north of Thornworthy Tor, set within a small group of rectangular fields. This circle is located in the eastern field near to the largest hut circle in the settlement.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 664 852
Map Sheet:SX68NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChagford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHAGFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthworks and stone walls of Bronze Age settlement, field system and parallel reave system on Thornworthy Down

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., 1991, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North, 176-7 (Monograph). SDV219155.

Hut circle 2 depicted on Butler's maps is a small circle (approximately 3.5 meters in internal diameter) and is located in the eastern field, just north-west of the largest hut of the group (PRN 13016). Other details: Map 36, 5.


English Heritage, 2005-2008, Prehistoric Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV345521.

Depicted on digital survey layer. This hut circle is not visible on the Ordnance Survey mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV219155Monograph: Butler, J.. 1991. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North. Two. Paperback Volume. 176-7.
SDV345521Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005-2008. Prehistoric Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital. [Mapped feature: #106436 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV6115Part of: Reave system around Thornworthy Tor (Monument)
MDV6115Related to: Reave system around Thornworthy Tor (Monument)
MDV13013Part of: Thornworthy Tor field system (Monument)
MDV79634Related to: Hut circle in settlement north of Thornworthy Tor (Monument)
MDV13014Related to: Hut circle in settlement north of Thornworthy Tor (Monument)
MDV13015Related to: Hut circle in settlement north of Thornworthy Tor (Monument)
MDV13016Related to: Hut circle in settlement north of Thornworthy Tor (Monument)
MDV6115Part of: Reave system around Thornworthy Tor (Monument)
MDV6115Related to: Reave system around Thornworthy Tor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 15 2013 3:13PM