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Survey of English Place-Names

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Shot howe furlong

Field in the Parish of Burton by Lincoln

Historical Forms

  • Shot howe furlong l16 Terrier

Etymology

Shot howe furlong l16(possibly'strip of land near a mound with a steep slope', v. scēot3, haugr, furlang)