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Dame Isabell ' Acre

Field in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • Dame Isabell ' Acre 1465 JRL 1349 Orm

Etymology

Dame Isabell' Acre 1465(probably called afterIsabel wife of John de Legh, 1349 Orm2 iii 835, cf. Broadoak supra, nearwhich this field lay, v. æcer)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name