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Survey of English Place-Names

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the windinges

Field in the Parish of Waithe

Historical Forms

  • the windinges c.1650 Terrier c.1577 Terrier
  • the windinesse c.1650 Terrier c.1577 Terrier

Etymology

the windinges, the windinesse c.1650(probably'place where there are bends', v.winding and the discussion under two wyndinges in f.ns.(b) of Binbrook, PNL 3 16).