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ridge and furrow

Overview page. Subjects: History — Archaeology.

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The archaeological manifestation of a system of strip cultivation that was widely used in England during medieval times. Fields (typically two or three in each settlement)...

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ridge-and-furrow

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 25 words.

1 Roof composed of a series of ridges and furrows, e.g. as used by Paxton at the Crystal Palace, London

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ridge‐and‐furrow

Edited by David Hey.

in The Oxford Companion to Family and Local History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Local and Family History. 337 words.

In many parts of Britain the evidence of former ploughing is preserved in patterns of ridge‐and‐furrow in fields now used

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ridge-and-furrow

David Hey.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History

January 1997; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Local and Family History. 147 words.

In many parts of Britain the evidence of former ploughing is preserved in patterns of ridge-and-furrow in fields now used

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ridge-and-furrow

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

1 Roof composed of a series of ridges and furrows, e.g. as used by Paxton at the Crystal Palace, London (1851).

2 Pan-tile roof.

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ridge and furrow

Overview page. Subjects: History — Archaeology.

[MC]

The archaeological manifestation of a system of strip cultivation that was widely used in England during medieval times. Fields (typically two or three in each settlement)...

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ridge and furrow

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 71 words.

A set of parallel ridges and depressions formed during the period of strip cultivation in the Middle Ages. As the

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ridge and furrow

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 70 words.

A set of parallel ridges and depressions formed during the period of strip cultivation in the Middle Ages. As the

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ridge and furrow

Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 154 words.

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The archaeological manifestation of a system of strip cultivation that was widely used in England during medieval times. Fields

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sulcus

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 82 words.

Latin for groove or furrow. 1. A complex region of parallel ridges and furrows on a satellite surface, particularly well

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sulcus

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 82 words.

Latin for groove or furrow. 1. A complex region of parallel ridges and furrows on a *satellite surface, particularly

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