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Survey of English Place-Names

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Far Beelsby Walk

Field in the Parish of Cuxwold

Historical Forms

  • 1877 MiscDon

Etymology

Far Beelsby Walk, 1877(cf. super uiam de belesby l12(e13), v.walk denoting land used for the pasture of animals, especially sheep, aselsewhere in this parish; it should be noted, however, that these closes aredescribed as “arable”)