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Survey of English Place-Names

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Mylne feilde

Field in the Parish of Burton and Dalby

Historical Forms

  • Mylne feilde 1605 Terrier 1612 Terrier
  • Milne Furlonge 1605 Terrier
  • the mylne furlonge 1612 Terrier
  • the Mylne hedge 1605 Terrier
  • Milne hedge 1612 Terrier

Etymology

Mylne feilde 1605, 1612 (v. feld; one of the great fields of the village), Milne Furlonge 1605, the mylne furlonge 1612, the Mylne hedge 1605, Milne hedge 1612 (v. hecg) (all with reference to a windmill on Mill Hill, v. myln)