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Survey of English Place-Names

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Stair Fd & Stair Wd

Field in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • 1849 TA

Etymology

Stair Fd &Stair Wd(from stǣger1'a stair', or stǣger2'steep', probably the latter, cf.Broomstair 279 supra)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name