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Survey of English Place-Names

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Tubby 's Hill

Field in the Parish of Catfield

Historical Forms

  • 1840 TA

Etymology

Tubby's Hill(v.Reaney s.n. Tubby, a well-recorded short form for OScand  Þorbjǫrn, found inDB; v. Feilitzen s.n. ON , ODan  Tubbi, OSwed  Tubbe)