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Survey of English Place-Names

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mikelwang

Field in the Parish of Swinhope

Historical Forms

  • mikelwang l12 Alv a1227 Alv
  • Mickle wonge 1605 Yarb
  • the Little Mickle wonge 1629 Yarb

Etymology

mikelwang l12(13), a1227(13), Mickle wonge 1605, the Little Mickle wonge 1629(v. mikill, vangr'a garden, in-field', as elsewherein this parish)