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Ridge and furrow at Mursley, Buckinghamshire

Ridge and furrow at Mursley, Buckinghamshire
Photograph taken February 1988 © Crown copyright. Historic England Archive ref: nmr 4209/26

An aerial view of surviving earthworks at Mursley showing medieval ploughed land in the form of ridge and furrow. The earthworks are created by the ox-driven plough and are slightly curved so that it was easier to turn the plough at the end of a field.