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( on ) Winburge stoc

Field in the Parish of Eynsham

Historical Forms

  • ( on ) Winburge stoc 1005 Eynsh

Etymology

(on) Winburge stoc(thesecond element is shown to be stocc by the following phrase of þam stocce;wīnburh is a poetical compound in OE, except once in the Paris Psalter whenit seems to mean a walled vineyard).