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Doe Pit ( t ) s Cl

Field in the Parish of Ketton

Historical Forms

  • 1810 Anc 1838 Anc

Etymology

Doe Pit(t)s Cl 1810, 1838(perh. alluding to thefemale rabbit, the doe, v. pytt)