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Dartmoor Site: Gripper's Hill Enclosed Settlement

Gripper's Hill Enclosed Settlement

Gripper's Hill Enclosed Settlement

OS Map: SX 68154 64863
OS Source: PDW
NMR record: SX 66 SE 1
HER record: 5742
Megalithic Portal: 45320
Alternate name: Gripper's Hill
Short Name: ES:Grippers
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Notes: "A Bronze Age pastoral settlement on Gripper's Hill, Dean Prior, was excavated in July 1954 by Lady Aileen Fox on behalf of the Ministry of Works. The site comprises four enclosures containing ten or more huts."
Nearby sites: SX68156486

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