English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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the Rectory House

Field in the Parish of Wyham cum Cadeby

Historical Forms

  • 1822 Terrier 1849 TA

Etymology

the Rectory House 1822, Pars.e 1828 Bry(cf. one mansyon house 1579, the house of the same parsonage 1601, the parsonage now in the possession of the Lady Anne Ellys of London 1693, the Parsonage house l17, the parsonage house... not in the possession of any minister 1703, the parsonage house 1712)