Thesaurus Term/Concept: HUT CIRCLE

Identifier 68964
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A round house indicated by the presence of a low, roughly circular bank of turf, earth or stone, which formed the base of the walls. Characteristic of the later prehistoric period. Where several occur together use HUT CIRCLE SETTLEMENT.

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Instances/Examples (16)

Context Record
Monument Type MDR3771 ?Settlement site, Rowtor Rocks, Birchover (Monument)
Monument Type MDR4032 ?Walled settlement with cairn, hut circle & worked stones (Monument)
Monument Type MDR4182 Cairnfield, Ladybower Inn, Bamford (Monument)
Monument Type MDR4310 Cropmark Complex East of Frizam's Lane, Twyford and Stenson (Site)
Monument Type MDR1326 Enclosure, Barker Fields Farm, Ashford (Monument)
Monument Type MDR3639 Field system and stone circle, Rabbit Warren, Beeley Moor, Beeley (Monument)
Monument Type MDR2033 Horsborough, Romano-British settlement and field system, Dimin Dale, Sheldon (Monument)
Monument Type MDR1272 Hut circles, Kirkdale Mine, Sheldon (Monument)
Monument Type MDR23181 Iron Age activity, Willington Quarry (Site)
Monument Type MDR2191 Possible hut circles (misidentified), Crookstone Hill, Hope (Monument)
Monument Type MDR2160 Possible hut circles, Nether Moor (Monument)
Monument Type MDR15059 Possible hut circles, southwest of Upper Oldhams Farm, Middleton (Monument)
Monument Type MDR5642 Possible Roman farmstead (site of), Sawley Road, Breaston (Monument)
Monument Type MDR8152 Romano-British enclosures and other features, Willington Quarry (Site)
Monument Type MDR2123 Romano-British settlement site, Litton Slack, Litton (Monument)
Monument Type MDR7088 Willington Iron Age settlement, north of Egginton Brook, Willington (Monument)