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Survey of English Place-Names

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Upton Manor Fm

Early-attested site in the Parish of Loders

Historical Forms

  • Vp(pe)ton' 1445,1454 MinAcct
  • rectoria de Vp(pe)ton' 1463 Rent 1467 MinAcct
  • villat' de Upton 1545 Ct 1774 Hutch1 1795 Boswell 1845 TA


Upton Manor Fm (SY 512936), Vp (pe )ton '1445, 1454MinAcct , rectoria de Vp (pe )ton '1463Rent , 1467MinAcct , villat ' de Upton 1545Ct , 1774 Hutch1, 1795 Boswell, 1845TA , 'higher farmstead or manor', v. upp , tūn , cf. Uploders supra which is nearby and with which it is perhaps partly to be identified.