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Other OS name in the Parish of Stockport


, cf. Foxlowe meadow 1849TA , ' fox hill ' , v. fox , hlāw , perhaps the origin of the surname Foxelowe , Foxelawe c.1233Dow , 1290 Court et freq .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name