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Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

Four Score Acre

Field in the Parish of Great Casterton

Historical Forms

  • 1876 Burghley 1950 Burghley 1798 Burghley 1943 Map
  • Four Score Acre 1798 Plan

Etymology

Four Score Acre 1876, 1950(Four Score Acre 1798 Plan; Mr J. Field notes that the actualacreage is given as 67a. 1r. 18p in 1798 and 24a. in 1943, v. æcer)