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ID:SDV245176
Title:The Ancient Metropolis of Dartmoor
Originator:Prowse, A. B.
Date:1891
Summary:On the eastern slope of Broad Down on the right bank of the East Dart is an enclosure, semicircular with nine hut circles just below the powder mill leat. Eleven hut circles have been excavated, four being clustered together. Hearths and 'cooking holes' found, some huts have a paved dais. Small finds included charcoal, pot-boilers and flint flakes.

Associated Monuments (68)

MDV19983Alleged cairn and cist on Chittaford Down, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV21509Alleged enclosure, Lakehead Hill (Monument)
MDV5960Alleged prehistoric enclosure, Hartyland Farm (Monument)
MDV5946Broadun enclosed hut circle settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV6746Broadun Ring enclosed settlement on Broad Down, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV5832Cairn 190 metres west of Archerton, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV5838Cairn and cist 875 metres north west of Arch Tor, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV5955Cist in Bellever Plantation, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV5860Damaged enclosure in northern part of Bellever Forest, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV5931Enclosure 300 metres south-east of Archerton (Monument)
MDV5961Enclosure north of Postbridge (Monument)
MDV132712Group of four hut circles within Broadun Ring settlement on Broad Down, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV15081Hartland Reaves; Stannon Reave system (Monument)
MDV5922Hut circle east of Bellever, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132775Hut circle on the west side of Roundy Park enclosure, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132776Hut circle on the west side of Roundy Park enclosure, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132722Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132724Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132725Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132726Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132727Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132728Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132729Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132730Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132731Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132732Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132733Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132734Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132735Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132736Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132737Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132738Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132739Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132740Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132741Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132742Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132743Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132744Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132745Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132746Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132747Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132748Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132749Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132750Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132751Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132752Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132753Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132754Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132755Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132756Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132757Hut circle within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132711Hut circle within Broadun Ring settlement on Broad Down, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132713Hut circle within Broadun Ring settlement on Broad Down, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132714Hut circle within Broadun Ring settlement on Broad Down, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132715Hut circle within Broadun Ring settlement on Broad Down, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132716Hut circle within Broadun Ring settlement on Broad Down, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132717Hut circle within Broadun Ring settlement on Broad Down, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132718Hut circle within Broadun Ring settlement on Broad Down, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV5861Kraps Ring enclosed hut circle settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV5837One of two cairns east of Higher White Tor, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV5836One of two cairns east of Higher White Tor, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132758Oval enclosure within Broadun enclosed settlement, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV5921Possible cairn east of Bellever, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV5923Possible hut circle within settlement at Bellever Tor, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV5857Possible pound, Ringhill (Monument)
MDV5936Roundy Park enclosure, 560 metres north-east of Archerton, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV6801Settlement and enclosures around Hartland Tor, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV132774Three features on the south-east side of Roundy Park enclosure, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)