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Survey of English Place-Names

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Butt Cl

Field in the Parish of Croxton

Historical Forms

  • 1796 Yarb
  • but Close 1601 Terrier
  • Butt close 1631 Terrier
  • But close 1690 Terrier
  • the buts 1631 Terrier 1662 Terrier
  • y e buts 1664 Terrier

Etymology

Butt Cl(but Close 1601, Butt close 1631, But close 1690, the buts 1631, 1662, y e buts 1664, v.butte)

Places in the same Parish