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Survey of English Place-Names

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the Swallow Rd

Field in the Parish of Rothwell

Historical Forms

  • 1767 EnclA
  • Swallow gate 1638 Terrier
  • Swallow Gate 1721 Terrier

Etymology

the Swallow Rd 1767(Swallow gate 1638,Swallow Gate 1721, v. gata; Swallow is NE of Rothwell)