Figure 1. Topography of the area of the study

Places mentioned in the text, or shown for reference, are numbered as follows: 1. Blanchland; 2.Slaley; 3. Healey; 4. Broomhaugh; 5.Hedley; 6. Whittonstall; 7. Newlands; 8. Allensford; 9. Crooked Oak; 10. Black Hedley; 11. Shotley Field; 12. Unthank; 13. Minsteracres; 14. Millshield. Recently enclosed commons mentioned in the text are shaded light grey. Ancient woodland is shaded dark grey. The dotted line is the 200m contour, with the higher ground to the south. The scale bar represents 2 kilometres

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