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Survey of English Place-Names

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pastur ' in la ferne

Field in the Parish of Broadwey

Historical Forms

  • pastur ' in la ferne 1332 Midd

Etymology

pastur' in la ferne 1332(analogous with Verne in Portland par. infra,or a collective use of fearn'fern', cf. Brk 290)