Harwood Shield medieval or post-medieval farmstead (Hexhamshire and District)

  • Description

    "Lidar survey has identified a complex of earthworks covering an area of about 115m by 100m. They are indicative of a group of enclosures, field banks, paddocks and structures, which collectively are suggestive of a farmstead. Both the earthworks and nearby ridge and furrow cultivation exhibit a degree of complexity suggestive of chronological depth, and may accordingly indicate more than a single period of activity. To the north and east there are numeroud embanked fields which clearly pre-date the period of parliamentary enclosure..."
  • Owner

    Keys to the Past (Durham & Northumbria County Councils)
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

    What does this mean? Unknown license check permission to reuse
  • Further information

    Link: https://keystothepast.info/search-records/results-of-search/results-of-search-2/site-details/?PRN=N28166
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 9 months, 3 weeks ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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