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Survey of English Place-Names

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Merry Hills

Field in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • 1849 TA
  • the Merry Hills 1697 JRL
  • the Merry Hill 1637 JRL

Etymology

Merry Hills(the Merry Hills 1697, the Merry Hill 1637, v. myrge, hyll)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name