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Survey of English Place-Names

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La Synderbergh '

Field in the Parish of Barkham

Historical Forms

  • La Synderbergh ' 1252–3 FF

Etymology

La Synderbergh'1252–3 FF(p)(probably a compound of sinder and beorg, which mightdescribe a pile of slag from smelting; there is probably no connectionbetween this name and Sunderland in(a)).