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Survey of English Place-Names

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Slack Head

Other OS name in the Parish of Beetham

Etymology

, 1620 Bthm , 1689 Kend i, 125 , v. slakki ' hollow ' , hēafod .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name