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Survey of English Place-Names

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Bolland ( s )

Field in the Parish of Egginton

Historical Forms

  • 1791 EnclA
  • Ballondes 1406 EveryCh
  • Nedour Balans 1409 EveryCh
  • Far Ballance 1632 Survey

Etymology

Bolland(s)(Ballondes 1406, Nedour Balans 1409, Far Ballance 1632, perhaps'hill lands', v. ball, land, though the firstelement may well be a family name Ball)

Places in the same Parish