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The English Peasantry, and the Enclosure of Common Fields (Classic Reprint)
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acres of common Act of Parliament allotments ancient arable common fields arable fields arable land Area Date Area enclosed Arthur Young Award barley Bedfordshire Berkshire Board of Agriculture Brought forward Cambridgeshire Carried forward Celia Fiennes Clothall co-aration common field lands common field system common fields common meadows common pasture common rights copyholds corn Cornwall cottages crops cultivation custom Date Date district Eakring eighteenth century Elmstone enclosed by Acts enclosid Enclosure Act enclosure of common England farmers farms Fordington grass half hedges hills Holderness holdings horses intermixed labourers Leicester Leicestershire Lincolnshire lord manor miles neighbours Norfolk North Northampton Northamptonshire occupiers old enclosures open field parishes owners oxgangs parishes Parliamentary enclosure plough poor proprietors rent rights of common run-rig sheep South Suffolk Sutton tenants tillage tithe tithe maps town unenclosed village community Wales Walter Blyth Warwick waste West wheat whole Wiltshire wood Yorkshire