Keys to the Past

Howlett Farm ridge and furrow (Hartburn)

To the west of Howlett Farm is a large area of medieval fields. They were made by ridge and furrow cultivation and survive as earthworks.

Reference number:N11261
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Hartburn


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