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le ( s ) Redelond '

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • le ( s ) Redelond ' 1356 Sher 1382 Sher
  • la Redelond ' 1356 Sher 1382 Sher
  • ( les ) Redelondes 1440 Sher 1471 Sher
  • ( la ) Red ( e ) landes 1840 TA 1840 TA

Etymology

le(s) Redelond', la Redelond' 1356, 1382,(les) Redelondes 1440, 1471,(la) Red(e)landes 1464 et freq to 1615(v. rēad, land)