Keys to the Past

Bell pits and fields at West Marlish Farm (Hartburn)

Near Cooper's Hill Plantation is an area of medieval ridge and furrow fields. On top of this are about six bell pits, probably post-medieval in date. All the remains survive as earthworks.

Reference number:N10642
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Hartburn

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