Tyne and Wear HER(795): Burradon common fields - Details
Burradon common fields
Agriculture and Subsistence
Ridge and Furrow
Broad Ridge and Furrow
Aerial photographs provide evidence of ridge and furrow having existed in the two fields south of Burradon Farm, at High Garth (NZ 2757 7298) amd Malt Pool Close (NZ 2767 7283). Ridge and furrow also remains as slight earthworks west of the farm in New Intake (NZ 2749 7300). The first two fields are now arable.
<< HER 795 >> Aerial Photograph, North Tyneside MBC Technical Serv, 1980, 18 Oct., Run 2 nos. 28-29, Run 3 no. 81 Thos. Atkinson, 1793, Burradon Township, Vol. 19 no. 1 -Northumberland Records Office, Watson Collection Aerial Photograph, Tyne and Wear County Council, 8-409