SK1674 : Hayfields at Litton

near to Litton, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Hayfields at Litton
Hayfields at Litton
The field boundaries here are reminders of the medieval strip farming, the strip fields being mainly enclosed by stone wall boundaries by the 17th century. The fields running parallel to each other and at right-angles to the main village street. In medieval times, these were arable strips worked behind the crofters’ cottages.
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2012
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Date Taken
Monday, 11 June, 2012   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 12 June, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Grassland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1651 7479 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:16.1908N 1:45.2345W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1666 7458
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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