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Survey of English Place-Names

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Hr Wimblebarrow & Lr Wimblebarrow

Field in the Parish of Farnham

Historical Forms

  • 1842 TA 1618 CH
  • Wymble Barrow 1621 CH

Etymology

Hr Wimblebarrow & Lr Wimblebarrow(1618, Wymble Barrow 1621, v. beorg; the first el. may be the OE  pers.n.Winebeald, cf. foll.)