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Survey of English Place-Names

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Skallgrym

Field in the Parish of Bampton

Historical Forms

  • Skallgrym 1294–1296 Lowth
  • Skalegrimme 13 CW

Etymology

Skallgrym(Skalegrimme 13CW xix, 120, the first el. is skáli'shieling' or skalli'bare hill', v. gríma1'boundary mark', cf. Ilgryme supra)

Places in the same Parish