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Dartmoor Site: Broadun Enclosed Settlement

Broadun Enclosed Settlement

OS Map: SX 63540 79930
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 68 SW 11
HER record: 6800
Megalithic Portal: 26043
Alternate name: Broadun
Short Name: ES:Broadun
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Notes: "An enclosed settlement, maximum dimensions 300m NE/SW by 250m NW/SE, giving an area of 6ha. Enclosure cut through on SE by a leat, but wall still visible. Inside are 36 huts, and a further 3 outside. Condition of huts mainly poor. Average internal diameter is 3.7m: the largest is 13m by 10.5m, the smallest 2.5m. The enclosure wall appears contemporary with or later than the huts. The interior of the enclosure appears to have been cleared."
Nearby sites: SX63547993

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