Tyne and Wear HER(11733): Jarrow, ridge and furrow - Details
Jarrow, ridge and furrow
Agriculture and Subsistence
Ridge and Furrow
Several blocks of medieval or later ridge and furrow seen on air photographs. Some of the blocks have the classic curved pattern indicative of medieval cultivation. Much has been built over but some still survives.
English Heritage Hadrian's Wall WHS Mapping Project, 2008, 1403241; Aerial Photograph RAF CPE/UK/2352 2188 04-OCT-1947, RAF 540/1792 130 13-MAR-1956, NMR NZ 3261/5 (19864/15) 14-MAR-2001