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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Context Record
Monument Type MYO75 Hut Circle (Monument)
Monument Type MYO4311 Settlement, possibly Iron Age or Romano-British (Monument)