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Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

Sandhole

Field in the Parish of Wold Newton

Historical Forms

  • 1834 Terrier
  • Sandholes 13 Holywell
  • Sande holes 1580 Terrier
  • sandhole 1668 Terrier 1679 Terrier
  • Sand hole 1671 Terrier eHy2 Alv
  • Sandhole 1697 Terrier

Etymology

Sandhole 1834(Sandholes 13, Sande holes 1580, sandhole 1668, 1679, Sand hole 1671, 1703, Sandhole 1697, v. sand, hol1)