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Survey of English Place-Names

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Other OS name in the Parish of Pontesbury

Historical Forms

  • Wodhouse 1601 ib


, 1598et seq PR(H) 1 , Wodhouse 1601 ib . A late - recorded instance of a common name ; the possible significance is discussed in Part 1 and under Woodhall supra . A number of houses are named on 6 ″ :