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Ky ( n ) ggesheye

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • Ky ( n ) ggesheye a1335 Shaft

Etymology

Ky(n)ggesheye a1335(c.1407)(cf. Robert Kyng 1327, ten' Ricardi le Kyng 1351(c.1407), v.(ge)hæg)