SD9163 : Field systems ancient and older

taken 3 months ago, near to Malham, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Field systems ancient and older
Field systems ancient and older
This is taken at the base of Cawden as the Dales High Way path approaches Gordale. I am looking up the hill at the fields currently in use as pastureland and the nearest field shows in its 'terracing' possible evidence of cultivation done in narrow strips (or selions) as was the system in pre-enclosure medieval times.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 September, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 25 September, 2017
Geographical Context
Uplands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Grassland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 9102 6347 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:4.0253N 2:8.3223W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 9105 6350
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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