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Lt Rod Md

Field in the Parish of Dorchester St Peter & All Saints

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA
  • Rodeme ( a ) de 1422 DorR 1615 DuCo

Etymology

Lt Rod Md(Rodeme(a)de 1422,1615, v. mǣd; first el. perhaps rōd2 in the sense'measure of land')