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Survey of English Place-Names

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le Hampstalys de Hemsby

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • le Hampstalys de Hemsby 1422 FB
  • Hempstalls 1466–7 Acc

Etymology

le Hampstalys de Hemsby(a list of 30 entries, including 9 messuages, 14 cottages,orchards, etc.) 1422 ib, Hempstalls 1466–7 Acc Hem(v. hām-stall or hænep andstall)