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Holl ( e ) mede

Field in the Parish of Fontmell Magna

Historical Forms

  • Holl ( e ) mede 1395 MiltC 1395 MiltRoll
  • Holmeade 1576 Glyn

Etymology

Holl(e)mede 1395, 1395(e15), Holmeade 1576(v. hol2'hollow', mǣd)