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Survey of English Place-Names

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Shorthorn Cl

Field in the Parish of Ketton

Historical Forms

  • 1919 Sale 1943 Map
  • Shorthorn Cl 1768 Map

Etymology

Shorthorn Cl 1919(Shorthorn Cl 1768,alluding to shorthorn cattle; the earliest NED citation for the shorthorn is1826)