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Survey of English Place-Names

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Stacke steade

Field in the Parish of Croxton

Historical Forms

  • Stacke steade 1577 Terrier
  • the stacke stede 1601 Terrier
  • the stacke steade 1631 Terrier
  • The Stack Stead 1662 Terrier
  • y e Stack Stead 1664 Terrier
  • the Stackstead 1690 Terrier

Etymology

Stacke steade 1577, the stacke stede 1601, the stacke steade 1631, The Stack Stead 1662, y e Stack Stead 1664, the Stackstead 1690(cf. the Copy Hill supra;Stackstead must mean'the site of a stack of rick', and for a discussion v.Stakstede in Nettleton f.ns.(b) infra)

Places in the same Parish