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Monument record MDR12138 - Ridge and furrow, north of Shirley Hall, Shirley

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

An aerial photograph of 1971 shows ridge and furrow in several adjacent fields to the north and east of Shirley Hall. (1) More recent aerial photographs suggest some of this may survive. (2) A desk-based survey and analysis of aerial photographs considered the extent of medieval ridge and furrow within Derbyshire Dales district. A single ridge and furrow field was identified directly north of Shirley Hall. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial Photograph: 1971. Fairey Surveys 1:12000. AP_13_379.
  • <2> *Internet Web Site: Bing Maps.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Askey, M (DDDC). 2004. An assessment of the extent of survival of medieval ridge and furrow in the Derbyshire Dales District.



Grid reference Centred SK 2221 4189 (671m by 390m)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3850

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Record last edited

Jun 26 2015 9:52AM

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