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Survey of English Place-Names

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Sturford Meadow

Field in the Parish of Egginton

Historical Forms

  • 1791 EnclA

Etymology

SturfordMeadow(cf. Styfford 1406, Stifford 1409, Sturford 1628, 1632, the earlyforms suggesting'path-way ford', v. stīg, ford, cf. Stifford(PN Ess 128–9),Styford(PN NbDu 192), but the development is obscure)

Places in the same Parish