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Survey of English Place-Names

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Keylbye gate

Field in the Parish of Cabourne

Historical Forms

  • Keylbye gate 1577 Terrier
  • Keylbie gate 1601 Terrier 1612 Terrier
  • Keilbie gate 1606 Terrier 1625 Terrier
  • Kealebie gate 1638 Terrier 1654 Terrier
  • Kealbie gate 1662 Terrier
  • Kealby gate 1674 Terrier
  • Keeleby gate 1686 Terrier 1697 Terrier
  • Keilby gate 1707 Terrier

Etymology

Keylbye gate 1577, Keylbie gate 1601, 1612, Keilbie gate 1606, 1625, Kealebie gate 1638, 1654, Kealbie gate 1662, Kealby gate 1674, Keeleby gate 1686, 1697, Keilby gate 1707('the road to Kealby', v. gata)