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Survey of English Place-Names

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Sandside

Other OS name in the Parish of Beetham

Historical Forms

  • this Side Sands 1610 Bthm
  • Bethom side of the Sands 1770 ib
  • the Sandside 1777 NB
  • Kent sands 1609,1639 FF

Etymology

, this Side Sands 1610 Bthm, Bethom side of the Sands 1770 ib, the Sandside 1777 NB 220, alluding to the sandbanks in the Kent estuary (calledKent sands 1609, 1639FF ) .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name