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Survey of English Place-Names

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Burntbarrow Plant

Other OS name in the Parish of Beetham

Historical Forms

  • Burn-barrow 1770 Bthm

Etymology

. , 1857OS , Burn-barrow 1770 Bthm , probably ' hill cleared byburning ' , v. brende 2 , beorg .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name