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Survey of English Place-Names

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le Stanyelessiche

Field in the Parish of Stockport

Historical Forms

  • le Stanyelessiche c.1350 JRL

Etymology

le Stanyelessiche c.1350('(watercourse at) the stony meadow', v.stānig, lǣs, sīc).

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name