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the Cow ( e ) pasture

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • the Cow ( e ) pasture 1625 Terrier 1638 Terrier 1722 Terrier
  • Cow slade 1635 Terrier

Etymology

the Cow (e) pasture 1625, 1638 et passim to 1722 (v. pasture), Cow slade 1635 (v. slæd) (v. )