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By Tracey Partida,David Hall,Glenn Foard

An Atlas of Northamptonshire offers an historic atlas of the larger a part of Northamptonshire (the first zone having been released as An Atlas of Rockingham Forest). It offers in map shape the result of fieldwork and documentary study undertaken because the mid-1960s to map the panorama of the complete of Northamptonshire ahead of enclosure through Parliamentary Act. this is often the 1st time an entire county has been thoroughly studied during this approach, and the 1st time a complete county has had a correct view of its medieval panorama with info of the medieval fields, woods, pastures and meadows which were mapped through ground-survey of archaeological continues to be proven the place attainable from aerial images and early maps. it's also the 1st time a county has been mapped displaying all pre-parliamentary enclosure offering entire info for the tough subject of early enclosure in a midland county. entire proper historical map assets are indexed, many in inner most ownership and never lodged with county list places of work. Settlements are mentioned in response to the unique mapping of each apartment depicted on ancient maps as wells the level of earthworks, which supplies a lot new proof relative to cost improvement within the Midlands. in addition to being hugely appropriate for someone learning medieval settlements and enclosure, it illustrates how GIS can be utilized to give a really great amount of historic and panorama facts for any area. The sincerely laid out maps in complete color all through comprise a big quantity of information which jointly supply a desirable new portrait of this ancient county.

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