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Other OS name in the Parish of Bassenthwaite

Historical Forms

  • Bowness 1784 West
  • Bonas 1787 ClarkeM


is Bowness 1784 West,Bonas 1787 ClarkeM and is so named from its shape . Cf. Bownesssupra 123 .