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Survey of English Place-Names

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Hunts Hey

Field in the Parish of Rudheath Lordship

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA
  • the Hunt Heys 1650 LRMB

Etymology

Hunts Hey(the Hunt Heys 1650, cf. Stephen le Hunt 's lane 1346, a boundaryof Rudheath heath, cf. 1 13, against Shipbrook, v.(ge)hæg)