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Other OS name in the Parish of Stockport


, 1849ib , cf. Doe Leys 1849 ib , perhaps from dial . dow ' to thrive to prosper ' , or . ' a doe ' , with lēah or lǣge .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name