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Survey of English Place-Names

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on nunnena beorgas to Nunnena beorge

Field in the Parish of Daylesford

Historical Forms

  • on nunnena beorgas 718 BCS
  • to Nunnena beorge 718 BCS

Etymology

on nunnena beorgas 718, to Nunnena beorge(v. nunne'nun',doubtless in allusion to the monastery here for which land was granted,v. BCS 139 and Baywell 212 supra, beorg).

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement