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Survey of English Place-Names

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Stellynge acre

Field in the Parish of Brougham

Historical Forms

  • Stellynge acre 1523 SheriffAcct

Etymology

Stellynge acre(ModE  dial. stelling'cattle shelter', v. stelling, æcer)