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Survey of English Place-Names

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iuxta terram hospital ' Linc '

Field in the Parish of Cuxwold

Historical Forms

  • iuxta terram hospital ' Linc ' c.1200 NCot

Etymology

iuxta terram hospital' Linc'c.1200(e13)(the reference is to St Katherine's Hospital in Lincoln, v. PN L 1124–25)