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in aquilonali campo

Field in the Parish of Cabourne

Historical Forms

  • in aquilonali campo eHy3 Alv
  • the North feild 1601 Terrier 1625 Terrier 1638 Terrier
  • the North Feilde 1606 Terrier 1612 Terrier 1662 Terrier
  • y e North Feild 1654 Terrier
  • y e Northfeild 1674 Terrier
  • the North field 1686 Terrier 1706 Terrier 1707 Terrier 1712 Terrier
  • y e North field 1690 Terrier
  • the Nor ' Field 1715 Terrier

Etymology

in aquilonali campo eHy3(13),the North feild 1601, 1625, 1638, the North Feilde 1606, 1612, 1662, y e North Feild 1654,y e Northfeild 1674, the North field 1686, 1706, 1707, 1712, y e North field 1690, the Nor'Field(sic) 1715(v. norð, feld, one of the open fields of the parish, cf. y esouth feyld infra)