English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Burg ' in Sopbyr '

Field in the Parish of Old Sodbury

Historical Forms

  • Burg ' in Sopbyr ' 1255 FF

Etymology

Burg' in Sopbyr' 1255(v. burh'fort', doubtless thatfrom which Sodbury is named)