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Survey of English Place-Names

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Abbotispittes

Field in the Parish of Little Casterton

Historical Forms

  • Abbotispittes Hy3 TT
  • Abbotispittis Hy3 TT

Etymology

Abbotispittes, Abbotispittis Hy 3(Olveston Abbey Lei heldland in nearby Pickworth and may well have done so here, v. abbat, pytt)