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Other OS name in the Parish of Ennerdale and Kinniside

Historical Forms

  • Katthay ib.


is Katthay ib. Apparently ' wildcat enclosure , ' v. catt , (ge)hæg , and cf. Cathays Park (Cardiff)(NCPNW 162) .