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le Oldefeld

Field in the Parish of Rudheath Lordship

Historical Forms

  • le Oldefeld E3 Surv
  • Oldefeldesdyche 1346 VR

Etymology

le Oldefeld E3, Oldefeldesdyche 1346('(the ditch of) the old field', v. ald, feld, dīc, cf. prec. and 113)