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Survey of English Place-Names

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Ley yat field

Field in the Parish of Bampton

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA
  • Lidehate c.1240 PR
  • ( le ) Ledʒat ( t ) e 1471 CW
  • Lyeyeate 1654 PR

Etymology

Ley yat field(at grid 83–499181, Lidehate c. 1240,(le) Ledʒat(t)e 1471 CW xxii, 290, 317, Lyeyeate 1654, v. hlid-geat'swing-gate')

Places in the same Parish