Scheduling Selection Guide

This selection guide offers an overview of the sorts of archaeological monument or site associated with agriculture (including husbandry) which are likely to be deemed to have national importance, and for which of those scheduling may be appropriate. It aims to do two things: to set these within their historical context, and to give an introduction to the designation approaches employed.

This selection guide is intended to give a very broad overview of the main phases of development, and of the main types of agricultural sites and landscapes.


  • Introduction
  • Historical summary
  • Overarching considerations
  • Specific considerations
  • Protection through management
  • Select bibliography
  • Where to get advice

Additional Information

  • Series: Guidance
  • Publication Status: Completed
  • Pages: 34
  • Product Code: HEAG238


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