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Other OS name in the Parish of Ashwater

Historical Forms

  • Heghedon(e) 1330,1333 SR


is Heghedon (e )1330, 1333SR (p) . Possibly ' high hill , ' v. heah , dun . For the modern g , cf. Wagaford infra 171 .