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Survey of English Place-Names

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Ryelands

Field in the Parish of Winfrith Newburgh

Historical Forms

  • 1843 TA
  • Ry ( e ) lond 1843 TA 1405 Weld 1471 Weld
  • Rielond 1843 TA 1405 Weld 1471 Weld
  • Riggelond 1487 Weld
  • Rieglond 1487 Weld
  • Rieghlond 1488 Weld
  • Rylands 1663 Weld 1664 HTax
  • Rilands 1663 Weld 1664 HTax
  • Ryland 's Fd p1795 Mansel

Etymology

Ryelands(Ry(e)lond, Rielond 1392, 1405 et freq to 1471,Riggelond, Rieglond 1487, Rieghlond 1488, Rylands, Rilands 1663, 1664, Ryland 's Fd p1795, v. ryge, land)