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Survey of English Place-Names

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to ðær stanenan bricge

Field in the Parish of Elberton

Historical Forms

  • to ðær stanenan bricge 955–9 BCS

Etymology

to ðær stanenan bricge(possibly identical with the f.n. Stamborough supra(grid155–608887),'stone bridge', v. stǣnen, brycg; it is near the crossing ofSweet Waterings)