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Survey of English Place-Names

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Jan's Hill

Other OS name in the Parish of Symondsbury

Historical Forms

  • Ians Hill (Coppice) 1839 TA


, Ians Hill (Coppice )1839TA , from the pers. n. or surname Jan ( from Johan , a form of John ) , cf. the Johnes hay 1656 (1676) Pole , v. hay .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name

Major Settlement