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Other OS name in the Parish of Fontmell Magna

Historical Forms

  • Willeshed 1505 Glyn
  • Wellhead 1701 Glyn


, at the source of Collyer Brook , probably to be identified with Willeshed 1505Glyn , Wellhead 1701Glyn , v. spring , well(a) , will(a) , hēafod .