Ridge and Furrow Cultivation in Ettington Parish

Description of this historic site

Ridge and furrow cultivation, Ettington Parish, dating from the Medieval period onwards. In some areas of the parish the ridge and furrow survives as an earthwork. In other areas it is visible on aerial photographs.

Notes about this historic site

3 Ridge and furrow cultivation transcribed from air photographs.
4 Extensive areas of Ridge and Furrow are plotted for this parish, especially between the earthworks at Ettington and Fulready.
5 The mapped area reflects the areas of survival evidenced on modern aerial photography – Microsoft Live Maps c.2009. Much of the extensive area of Ridge and Furrow earthworks on historic aerial photography can no longer be seen.

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