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Survey of English Place-Names

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fontem de Honewell ( e )

Field in the Parish of Winchcomb

Historical Forms

  • fontem de Honewell ( e ) 1815 EnclA (PRO) 12 WinchLB
  • Honywelle 1815 EnclA (PRO)

Etymology

fontem de Honewell(e) 1184–94, 13, Honywelle 1316(v. hunig,wella, cf. Honeybourne i, 245 supra).