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Duck ( e ) croft ( e )

Field in the Parish of Duffield

Historical Forms

  • Duck ( e ) croft ( e ) 1596 DuLa 1599 DuLa

Etymology

Duck(e)croft(e) 1596, 1599(v. dūce, croft)