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Survey of English Place-Names

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Longethornsiche

Field in the Parish of Allestree

Historical Forms

  • Longethornsiche e.13th Darley
  • Longthornsike e.13th Darley

Etymology

Longethornsiche, Longthornsike e. 13th Darley('Longthorn stream', v. sīc and for the earlier name v. lang,þorn)

Places in the same Parish