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Lime Fd or Sheepers Mdw

Field in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • 1849 TA
  • Sheephouse meadow 1697 JRL

Etymology

Lime Fd orSheepers Mdw(Sheephouse meadow 1697, v. scēp, hūs)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name