Warrening Enclosure 1.07km East of High Rigg Farm

North Yorkshire

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Post Medieval

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

North Yorkshire County Council

District Council

Ryedale District Council

Parish

Thornton-le-Dale

Parliamentary Constituency

Thirsk and Malton

Grid Reference

SE875875 (487527, 488986)

WGS84 Coordinates

54.2888, -0.655226

Nearest Postcode

YO18 7LR

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Notes

Warrening enclosure, which formed part of High Dalby Warren. The enclosure is 14 metres square and defined by earthen banks. There is a rabbit type or trap in the south western corner, consisting of an elliptical pit. High Dalby Warren is first recorded in 1776 and warrening is believed to have continued in this area until the end of the 19th century.

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