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Louth 's Leys

Field in the Parish of Little Casterton

Historical Forms

  • Louth 's Leys 1796 Whit
  • Louths Leys 18 Monson

Etymology

Louth 's Leys 1796, Louths Leys 18(from the surn. Louth, cf. Louths farm 1785 in Empingham f.ns.(b), v. lēah)