Tyne and Wear HER(11687): South Shields, narrow ridge and furrow - Details
South Shields, narrow ridge and furrow
Agriculture and Subsistence
Ridge and Furrow
Narrow Ridge and Furrow
Narrow ridge and furrow of Post Medieval date seen as earthworks and cropmarks on air photographs. Many of these remains have been destroyed by development. Some areas remain as levelled earthworks or cropmarks, particularly those in the area between Cleadon Park and Whiteleas and Temple Memorial Park. School playing fields to the north may retain earthworks.
English Heritage Hadrian's Wall WHS Mapping Project, 2008, 1403321; Aerial Photograph RAF 3G/TUD/UK/8 5133 20-DEC-1945