SO0989 : Pasture created by enclosure

taken 10 years ago, near to Newtown/Y Drenewydd, Powys, Great Britain

Pasture created by enclosure
Pasture created by enclosure
This sheep pasture is marked on the OS map as a former enclosure. It was probably created in the 15th or 16th century, either when an area of common land was taken into private ownership, or when farmland previously shared by several farmers on a stripfield basis was enclosed by one individual farmer, usually for sheep. It lies beside the A483 Dolfor Road south-west of Newtown.
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SO0989, 4 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 1 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 2 January, 2008
Category
Enclosure   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 094 896 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:29.8220N 3:20.1057W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 095 895
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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