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Survey of English Place-Names

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Muncton Barrow Cmn

Field in the Parish of Dorchester St Peter & All Saints

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA
  • Munckton Barrow furlonge 1615 DuCo

Etymology

Muncton Barrow Cmn(Munckton Barrow furlonge 1615, cf.land at Moncktons Crosse 1553, a furlonge at Munckton Crose, Munckton hedge 1615, all from Winterborne Monkton par. supra)