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Early-attested site in the Parish of Bilton

Historical Forms

  • Witheker, Wytheker e.12 Nost127 e.13 Tockw Hy3 Heal80 16 ib
  • Withiker 13 Tockw


Withcarr (lost), Witheker , Wytheker e. 12Nost 127, e. 13 Tockw, Hy 3Heal 80, 16 ib 144, Withiker 13 Tockw. 'Willow marsh', v. wīðig , kjarr .