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Survey of English Place-Names

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le Gatelker

Field in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • le Gatelker 1348 ChFor

Etymology

le Gatelker 1348(probably'(brushwood at) thegoat hill', v. gāt, hyll, kjarr)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name