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Survey of English Place-Names

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Burges 's hedge

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Harcourt

Historical Forms

  • Burges 's hedge 1745 Terrier

Etymology

Burges 's hedge 1745 (v. hecg; with the surn. Burges, cf. Philippus Burgis 1199 RFL of Leicester)