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Survey of English Place-Names

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Myckyll Hyll

Field in the Parish of Rothwell

Historical Forms

  • Myckyll Hyll 1577 Terrier
  • mickle hill 1606 Terrier 1611 Terrier 1625 Terrier
  • mickelhill 1638 Terrier
  • Mickle hill 1679 Terrier
  • Micklehill 1721 Terrier

Etymology

Myckyll Hyll 1577, mickle hill 1606, mickle hill 1611,1625, mickelhill 1638, Mickle hill 1679, Micklehill 1721(v. mikill, hyll)