Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
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Dartmoor Site: Round Pound Hut Circle

Round Pound Hut Circle

Round Pound Hut Circle

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Round Pound and Kes Tor Settlements
OS Map: SX 66300 86800
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 68 NE 14
HER record: 6117
Megalithic Portal: 10445
Alternate name: Round Pound
Short Name: HC:RoundPound
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Notes: "Round pound, near batworthy, a single hut with double walls enclosed in a circular pound, entered from a droveway from the nw, which is part of the kestor field system. There are 4 radial walls inserted in the pound in medieval times. Excavation has showed that this was a metal workshop, of early iron age date.".
Nearby sites: SX66308680

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