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Survey of English Place-Names

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on hwita gærstune

Field in the Parish of Elberton

Historical Forms

  • on hwita gærstune 955–9 BCS

Etymology

on hwita gærstune(identical with the f.n. Whitegarston supra, grid 155–605890, v. hwīt, gærs-tūn'pasture')