English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Early-attested site in the Parish of East Allington

Historical Forms

  • Remmyston, Rempeston 1330 SR
  • Rymmyston, Rymston 1500 Ipm
  • Rimson 1672 SR


Probably 'Hræfn 's farm,' v. tun .