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801


N Tyneside


Killingworth common fields


Killingworth


NZ27SE


Agriculture and Subsistence


Cultivation Marks


Broad Ridge and Furrow


Medieval



Earthwork


South of the main road through Killingworth there is a small field (NZ 2830 7075) containing ridge and furrow, with about 20 north-south ridges. The Terrier document of 1373 includes a long list of selions, with acreages and occupiers, which may relate ot the ridge & furrow.






<< HER 801 >> 1373, Terrier of Hawkewell Phillips, Newcastle Library Local Studies MS 17242, and Northumberland Records Office 625 Aerial Photograph, Tyne and Wear Archive Service, 8-413-5 Aerial Photograph, North Tyneside MBC Technical Serv, 1980, 18 Oct., Run 4 no. 212

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