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Survey of English Place-Names

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Stuntecnoll

Field in the Parish of Winfrith Newburgh

Historical Forms

  • Stuntecnoll 1279 Ch
  • Stincknoll ( e ) ( Moore ) 1663 Weld 1664 HTax
  • Stinkenole Moore 1663 Weld
  • Stinknell Moore 1664 HTax

Etymology

Stuntecnoll 1279, Stincknoll(e)(Moore) 1663, 1664, Stinkenole Moore 1663, Stinknell Moore 1664('Stunta's hillock', from the OE  pers.n. Stunta and cnoll, but the firstel. could be stunt'steep', cf. Stuntney Ca 220–1, with mōr)