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Dartmoor Site: High-house Waste Enclosed Settlement

High-house Waste Enclosed Settlement

OS Map: SX 60500 62700
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 66 SW 39
HER record: 4362
Megalithic Portal: 45579
Alternate name: High-house Waste
Short Name: ES:HighHouse
DPD page: 63
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Notes: "Scattered settlement of at least 12 circular huts, some of them being very large. Possibly Romano-British as opposed to the Bronze Age/Iron Age settlements nearby. Later rectangular house on south edge of area". Lethbridge p.63-64 Hut Circle with largest door jambs (over 4 foot tall) on Dartmoor.
Nearby sites: SX60506270

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