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Dartmoor Site: Brown Heath Enclosed Settlement

Brown Heath Enclosed Settlement

Brown Heath Enclosed Settlement

Photo taken on 19-03-2016

Database entries

OS Map: SX 64080 65389
OS Source: Constructed
HER: MDV5135
Megalithic Portal: 14936
Alternate name: Brown Heath
Short Name: ES Brown Heath
DPD page: 74
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
Barrow Report: 38
Lidar: SX 64080 65389
Nearest Bus Stop: Cornwood Crossways (6.8 km) [Route: 59]
Nearby sites: SX 64080 65389


"A fine example of an enclosure. The walling consisting of very large stones reaching a height of one metre. It contains three hut circles and a number of courts situated mainly on its north and western sides. There is no obvious entrance." Lethbridge p. 74, diagram p.71. Hook Lake on Megalithic Portal.


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