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Survey of English Place-Names

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South fd

Field in the Parish of Swinhope

Historical Forms

  • 1762 Terrier
  • the South field 1621 Terrier
  • the Southfeild 1638 Terrier
  • the South feild 1671 Terrier
  • the South Feild 1690 Terrier

Etymology

South fd 1762(the South field 1621(1822),the Southfeild 1638, the South feild 1671, the South Feild 1690, v. sūð, feld, one ofthe open fields of the parish, cf. ye Northfield supra)