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Strickland Hill

Other OS name in the Parish of Beetham

Historical Forms

  • Strickland How 1823 M
  • Strickland Gill 1857 OS
  • Strickland 1662–1741 Kendii,261–3

Etymology

, 1741 Kend ii,263 , Strickland How 1823 M, Strickland Gill 1857OS , named from the local family ofStrickland 1662–1741 Kend ii, 261–3 , v. haugr ' hill ' .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name