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Hol ( e ) brok ( e )

Field in the Parish of Pinxton

Historical Forms

  • Hol ( e ) brok ( e ) 1348 WollCh 1378 WollCh

Etymology

Hol(e)brok(e)1348, 1378 WollCh(v. hol2, brōc, cf. Holbrook infra 570)