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Survey of English Place-Names

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Short ( e ) croft ( e )

Field in the Parish of Fontmell Magna

Historical Forms

  • Short ( e ) croft ( e ) 1395 MiltC 1395 MiltRoll

Etymology

Short(e)croft(e) 1395, 1395(e15)(v.sc(e)ort, croft)