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Survey of English Place-Names

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Coomb Bottom Flg

Field in the Parish of Dorchester St Peter & All Saints

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA
  • la Combe 1382 DorR
  • Combes ditch 1615 DuCo
  • The Hollow of Combe 1615 DuCo
  • Midle Combe furlonge 1615 DuCo

Etymology

Coomb Bottom Flg(la Combe 1382, Combes ditch, The Hollow of Combe, Midle Combe furlonge 1615, cf. Nicholas atte Combe 1381, v, cumb,atte)