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Survey of English Place-Names

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Short ( e ) Tofts

Field in the Parish of Frisby

Historical Forms

  • Short ( e ) Tofts 1625 Terrier 1638 Terrier

Etymology

Short (e) Tofts 1625, 1638 (v. sc (e) ort, toft)