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Hardy 's Leys

Field in the Parish of Frisby

Historical Forms

  • 1907 Surv 1913 Sale
  • Hardy leys 1625 Terrier 1638 Terrier
  • Hardy Leas 1690 Terrier

Etymology

Hardy's Leys 1907, 1913 (Hardy leys 1625, 1638, Hardy Leas 1690, Hardy leaze c. 1700, v. leys; with the surn. Hardy)