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Survey of English Place-Names

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Gawen 's Land

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • Gawen 's Land 1625 Hutch

Etymology

Gawen 's Land 1625(cf. mes' Joh'is Gowayne c.1407)