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ye Stone Trough

Field in the Parish of Ketton

Historical Forms

  • ye Stone Trough 1677 Terrier
  • Stonetrough c1680 Terrier

Etymology

ye Stone Trough 1677, Stonetrough c1680(used either of a closecontaining a stone drinking trough or topographically of a stone hollowresembling a trough in form, v. stān, trog)