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Survey of English Place-Names

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Hendon Hill

Field in the Parish of Cabourne

Historical Forms

  • 1793 Yarb
  • Hunden hill 1638 Terrier 1662 Terrier 1674 Terrier
  • hunden hill 1654 Terrier 1686 Terrier
  • Hundon hill 1697 Terrier

Etymology

Hendon Hill(sic) 1793(Hunden hill 1638, 1662, 1674, hunden hill 1654, 1686, Hundon hill 1697, namedfrom Hundon Manor in the adjacent parish of Caistor, cf. Hundunegate in(b) infra)