Tyne and Wear HER(7751): Gardener's Houses, ridge and furrow - Details
Gardener's Houses, ridge and furrow
Agriculture and Subsistence
Ridge and Furrow
Two small areas of ridge and furrow have been identified around Gardenerâ€™s Houses from aerial photographs. One was said to be west of the farm, the other to the north-east, but only the latter was still visible in 1996, the othe rhaving been removed by open-casting. The surviving patch of earthworks was reported to be around grid ref. NZ 209 744.
The Archaeological Practice, 1996, Gardenerâ€™s Houses, Dinnington, Tyne & Wear: An Archaeological Assessment. Unpublished report for H J Banks & company Limited, p.9. (T&W HER 1996/13)