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Survey of English Place-Names

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to þrem land sharen

Field in the Parish of West Orchard

Historical Forms

  • to þrem land sharen 939 ShaftR

Etymology

to þrem land sharen('three boundaries', i.e.'point where the boundaries ofThorton(in Marnhull), Manston and W Orchard meet', v. þrēo,land-scearu)

Places in the same Parish