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by markratcliff
27 Nov 2020, 14:28
Forum: Agricultural history
Topic: Single Trees in Cultivated Fields
Replies: 2
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Re: Single Trees in Cultivated Fields

Thanks for your reply Richard.

I have access to to various old maps and will see whether these tie in with any old field boundaries.

Best wishes

Mark
by markratcliff
25 Nov 2020, 16:57
Forum: Agricultural history
Topic: Single Trees in Cultivated Fields
Replies: 2
Views: 7840

Single Trees in Cultivated Fields

Hi everyone In my neighbourhood (Essex/Herts border) there are several large single trees in the middle of farmer's fields (I suspect this isn't confined to this area. I assume they are the remnants of larger woodland areas that were removed when the fields were first cultivated (or possibly when he...