Thesaurus Term/Concept: STRIP LYNCHET

Identifier 68632
Class MONUMENT TYPE
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A terraced field usually found on hillsides. Comprising a flat strip of land, called the tread, and a steep, scarped lynchet or edge, called the riser.

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Instances/Examples (13)

Context Record
Monument Type MMO2781 A pair of linear cropmarks are visible on aerial p... (Monument)
Monument Type MMO3495 Medieval field boundaries or lynchets south of Molland [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
Monument Type MMO1997 Medieval field boundaries or strip lynchets on the west facing slopes of Wind Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2089 Medieval lynchets south of Kentisbury Town [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2854 Medieval or post-medieval field boundaries on North Brake (Monument)
Monument Type MDE10861 Medieval strip fields south of Parracombe Village (Monument)
Monument Type MDE10871 Medieval strip lynchets around North and South Swincombe (Monument)
Monument Type MMO3080 Medieval strip lynchets east of Little Bray Farm [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
Monument Type MMO3097 Medieval strip lynchets east of Northland Corner [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2090 Medieval strip lynchets east of Rowley Plantation (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2088 Medieval strip lynchets southwest of Kentisbury [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
Monument Type MMO3079 Medieval strip lynchets west of Cross Gate [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2780 The earthwork remains of a number of strip lynchet... (Monument)