52 By the King. A Proclamation concerning Assart lands. [East Greenwich 12 May 1605]
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1 To grub up the trees and underwood of forest land in order to convert the area to arable or pasture use.
2 Land cleared in this way.
3 Private farmland formed by the clearance of part of a wood, common, or forest.
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