Tyne and Wear HER(7815): Dewley, ridge and furrow - Details
Dewley, ridge and furrow
Agriculture and Subsistence
Ridge and Furrow
Truncated ridge & furrow cultivation features of probable medieval date were noted during archaeological evaluation work in 1994 beneath modern ploughsoil. They were located in a field centred on NZ 1603 6806 (Field 25 in AP 1996, Fig. 3) containing the Dewley Hill burial mound.
The Archaeological Practice, 1996, Crescent Farm Opencast Coal Site: Archaeological Assessment, Figure AP3. Unpublished report prepared for RJB MINING (UK) Limited. (T&W HER 1996/Box 11A/26)