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Monument record MDR12377 - Ridge and furrow around Burntheath, Hilton

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Full Description

Aerial photographs taken in 1971 show several areas of earthwork ridge and furrow around Burntheath, Hilton. (1) Recent aerial coverage suggests that at least some of the ridge and furrow survives, possibly in good condition. (2) Medieval ridge and furrow earthworks were identified within much of the area around Burntheath during an aerial photographic mapping survey. The earthworks were mapped using aerial photographs dating from 1948 to 1999. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial Photograph: 1971. Fairey Surveys 1:12000. AP_13_388.
  • <2> *Internet Web Site: Bing Maps. Website viewed 16/06/2010.
  • <3> Digital data: Archaeological Research Services (ARS) Ltd. 2009/2010. Aerial Photographic Mapping Survey carried out as part of an Aggregates Resource Project.



Grid reference Centred SK 2437 3174 (738m by 807m)

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Record last edited

Jul 16 2018 11:29AM

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