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( on ðone ) mædham ðe hyrnð

Field in the Parish of Ducklington

Historical Forms

  • ( on ðone ) mædham ðe hyrnð 1044 KCD

Etymology

(on ðone) mædham ðe hyrnð(read hyreð) into Scylftune(as pointed out by Grundy, this survives as a detached portion ofthe parish of Shilton, which is about six miles from Ducklington; v. mǣd,hamm)

Places in the same Parish