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Survey of English Place-Names

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Myddelhegh '

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • Myddelhegh ' 1321 Salis 1426 Salis
  • Middelhegh ' 1341 Salis
  • Middelhey 1416 Salis

Etymology

Myddelhegh' 1321,1426, Middelhegh' 1341, Middelhey 1416(v. middel,(ge)hæg)