Keys to the Past

Medieval and later field system north of Vindolanda (Henshaw)

An old field system shows up on aerial photographs taken of fields just north of Vindolanda. The fields have dykes around them and have broad ridge and furrow cultivation in them.

Reference number:N12373
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Hadrian's Wall Landscape from Chesters to Greenhead 1999; T GATES

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Henshaw


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