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Other OS name in the Parish of Irton with Santon


is so named in 1679 ib. Melthwaite Side appears on the maps of Hodskinson ( 1774 ) Greenwood ( 1823 ) but not on the earliest OS . v. mel(r) , þveit , as supra 359 .