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Survey of English Place-Names

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Parsonage - Close Parson 's Cl

Field in the Parish of Hawerby cum Beesby

Historical Forms

  • 1260–70 Foster 1822 Terrier
  • y e Parsons Close 1664 Terrier 1674 Terrier
  • y e parsons close 1679 Terrier
  • the parsons close 1703 Terrier 1706 Terrier

Etymology

Parsonage-Close 18 Parson's Cl1822(y e Parsons Close 1664, 1674, y e parsons close 1679, the parsons close 1703, 1706)