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Mago Mdw

Field in the Parish of Woore

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA
  • Maghole Meadowe 1838 TA
  • Madgehoale 1838 TA
  • Maghole 1838 TA
  • Madgehole Meadow 1838 TA 1838 TA

Etymology

Mago Mdw(Maghole Meadowe 1636–7, Madgehoale 1639, Maghole 1656, Madgehole Meadow 1656, 79: PN Ch 5.1lists a number of f.ns. under ModEdial  madge'magpie')