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Survey of English Place-Names

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Byn ( e ) lond

Field in the Parish of Broadwey

Historical Forms

  • Byn ( e ) lond 1841 TA 1445 Rent 1465 Weld
  • acr ' Bitwenelynche 1326 Midd
  • iij acr ' apud Twynlynche 1445 Rent

Etymology

Byn(e)lond 1431, 1445(v. bēan'bean', land); 14 acr' Bitwenelynche 1326, iij acr'apud Twynlynche 1445('(land) between ridges', v. betwēonan, hlinc)