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Survey of English Place-Names

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Major Settlement in the Parish of Netherhall

Historical Forms

  • Le Netherhall 1462 Netherhall
  • Netherall 1504–15 ECP
  • Ailneburgh hall al. Netherhall 1558 FF
  • Aylnbroughe hall al. Nether hall 1567 Netherhall
  • Elnbrowgh' Hall 1601 ib


v. h(e)all. The hall lies low, but it is not clear in comparison with what particular place it is regarded as nether . For the alternative name v. Ellenborough supra 284.

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site