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Monument record MDR11732 - Ridge and furrow, east of Sandpit Wood and Meynell Gorse, Meynell Langley

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Ridge and furrow visible on aerial photographs taken in 1971 and 1973 in two adjacent fields. The northenmost field also contains at least three relatively large pits - possibly former marl pits? (1, 2) At least some of the ridge and furrow survives, as do the pits. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial Photograph: 1971. Fairey Surveys 1:12000. AP_12_164.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: 1966-1975. Derbyshire aerial photographs (incomplete series), scale 1:2500, acquired from RCHME. AP 73 478/033.
  • <3> Personal Observation: Stroud, G. Personal observation, map evidence, field visit etc.. Site visit, 01/12/2008.



Grid reference Centred SK 2911 3923 (363m by 493m)

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Record last edited

Mar 14 2017 2:21PM

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