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Boun ( e ) birestedy

Field in the Parish of Cliburn

Historical Forms

  • Boun ( e ) birestedy 1366 Clib
  • Boun ( e ) brested 1366 Clib

Etymology

Boun(e)birestedy, Boun(e)brested(v. baun'bean', bȳre'cowshed', stede)