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Survey of English Place-Names

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Early-attested site in the Parish of Pontesbury

Historical Forms

  • Marton Pool 1842 TA


MARTON (lost), 1601SBL 12706 , Marton Pool 1842TA . VCH VIII244 says this is a deserted hamlet. 'Pond settlement', v. mere , tūn .