Tyne and Wear HER(11749): Wardley, ridge and furrow - Details
Wardley, ridge and furrow
Agriculture and Subsistence
Ridge and Furrow
Several blocks of medieval or later ridge and furrow seen as earthworks and cropmarks on air photographs north west of Wardley. Some of the blocks have the classic curved pattern indicative of medieval cultivation.
English Heritage Hadrian's Wall WHS Mapping Project, 2008, 1403239 and 26608; Aerial Photograph NMR OS/92254 256 15-JUL-1992; NZ3061/3 TMG 19864/8 14-MAR-2001