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( Park ) Stone Pit Plot

Field in the Parish of Cabourne

Historical Forms

  • 1793 Yarb
  • the stone Pit 1606 Terrier
  • the stone pitt 1612 Terrier
  • y e Stone pit 1638 Terrier
  • y e stone pit 1662 Terrier
  • y e Stone Pit 1674 Terrier
  • the stone Pits 1686 Terrier 1697 Terrier
  • the Stone pitt 1707 Terrier
  • Stonnypytt hyll 1577 Terrier
  • Stone pit hill 1601 Terrier 1654 Terrier
  • stone pit hill 1625 Terrier 1686 Terrier
  • Stone-pit hill 1638 Terrier
  • Stonepit Hill 1674 Terrier
  • Stone pit Hill 1697 Terrier
  • Stonepit-hill 1707 Terrier

Etymology

(Park) Stone Pit Plot 1793(the stone Pit 1606, the stone pitt 1612, y e Stone pit 1638, y e stone pit 1662, y e Stone Pit 1674, the stone Pits 1686, 1697, the Stone pitt 1707, Stonnypytt hyll 1577, Stone pit hill 1601, 1654, stone pit hill 1625, 1686, Stone-pit hill 1638, Stonepit Hill 1674,Stone pit Hill 1697, Stonepit-hill 1707, v. stān, pytt and cf. super quarerium Hy3(Hy4))