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Survey of English Place-Names

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to heldmannes wrthe suthward

Field in the Parish of Fontmell Magna

Historical Forms

  • to heldmannes wrthe suthward 932 ShaftR

Etymology

to heldmannes wrthe suthward 932(15)(also a boundary point in three other Anglo-Saxon charters, v. of eldmannes wrthe in E Orchard par. infra)