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Survey of English Place-Names

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Abrahams Pen

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • Abrahams Pen 1697 Terrier
  • Abraham Goodaker 1697 Terrier

Etymology

Abrahams Pen 1697 (v. penn; an enclosure unusually known at this date by a pers. n., that of Abraham Goodaker 1697 Terrier)