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Survey of English Place-Names

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Nether Fd

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • 1771 Terrier
  • Neather field 1724 Terrier

Etymology

Nether Fd 1771 (the Nether Feild 1694, l. 17, 1708, Neather feild 1700, c. 1715, c. 1720, Neather field 1724, v. neoðera, feld; one of the great open - fields)