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Round Pound Round House

Round Pound Round House

Photo taken on 26-06-2011

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Round Pound and Kes Tor Settlements
OS Map: SX 66395 86856
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 68 NE 14
HER record: 6117
Megalithic Portal: 10445
Alternate name: Round Pound
Short Name: HC:RoundPound
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
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: SX66408686

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