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Wi ( t ) chl ( e ) y Hedge

Field in the Parish of Ketton

Historical Forms

  • Wi ( t ) chl ( e ) y Hedge 1638 DC 1677 Terrier c1680 Terrier

Etymology

Wi(t)chl(e)y Hedge 1638, 1677, c1680(referring to Witchley(Warren)in neighbouring Edith Watson, v. hecg)