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Gomellehs

Field in the Parish of Cheadle

Historical Forms

  • Gomellehs l12 Facs

Etymology

Gomellehs l12('Gamel's clearings', from the ODan  pers.n. Gamal and lēah; this may wellrefer to the Gamel who held Cedde DB and corroborate its identification withCheadle supra)

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name