Thesaurus Term/Concept: HENGE

Identifier 70096
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note Circular or sub-circular enclosure defined by a bank and (usually internal) ditch, with one or two (rarely more) entrances. Of ceremonial/ritual function, they contain a variety of internal features including timber or stone circles.

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Instances/Examples (2)

Context Record
Monument Type MDE1064 Circular earthwork on Parracombe Common (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6736 Prehistoric hut circle on Almsworthy Common (Monument)