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Survey of English Place-Names

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Her ( r ) ing ( s ) ton ( e ) Gate ( Flg )

Field in the Parish of Dorchester St Peter & All Saints

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA

Etymology

Her(r)ing(s)ton(e) Gate(Flg)(cf.Herringstone Fm(Md) 1877, from Winterborne Her. par. supra)