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Survey of English Place-Names

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Lynch ( e ) worthyng

Field in the Parish of Oxenhall

Historical Forms

  • Lynch ( e ) worthyng 1398 MinAcct
  • Lynch ( e ) worthi 1414 MinAcct

Etymology

Lynch(e)worthyng 1398, Lynch(e)worthi 1414('ridge enclosure', v. hlinc, worðig(n))