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Survey of English Place-Names

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Killpacks bush

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • Killpacks bush c.1715 Terrier c.1720 Terrier
  • Kilpex head 1708 Terrier 1708 Terrier
  • Kilpex hade 1724 Terrier
  • ( at ) Killpacks hedge c.1715 Terrier c.1720 Terrier

Etymology

Killpacks bush c. 1715, c. 1720 (v. busc), Kilpex head 1708, 1708 (18), Kilpex hade 1724 (v. hēafod), Kilpex hedge 1708, 1708 (18), 1724, (at) Killpacks hedge c. 1715, c. 1720 (v. hecg) (v. Kilput Hole supra)