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Monument record MDR790 - Areas of ridge and furrow, east of Doveridge

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Block of ridge and furrow. (1) Part of a coherent block of the medieval field system of Doveridge, which survives in the fields north of the village, centred at SK 121 344. (2) Medieval ridge and furrow identified from a walkover survey at Bell Lane, the Manor House and Field Farm. (3) Medieval ridge and furrow earthworks were identified in this area from aerial photographs taken in 1948. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Unpublished document: Malone, S (TPAT). 1994. South Derbyshire Reconnaisance: Rapid Identification Survey.
  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Malone, S. 1994. SDRS: Map 1, record 1.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Challis, K, Morris, T & Woodhouse, G. 1994. A564(T) Doveridge Bypass Archaeological Assessment.
  • <4> 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 12497 34326 (1012m by 1559m) (Approximate)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (3)

  • EDR1733
  • EDR4023
  • EDR1735

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Record last edited

Mar 4 2020 10:35AM

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