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Survey of English Place-Names

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Other OS name in the Parish of Bere Ferrers

Historical Forms

  • Wadeton 1333 SR


( 6 ″ ) is to be associated with the family of Roger de Wadeton (1333SR ) . The p.n. may be derived from the name of this family or more likely the s is pseudo - manorial and the name may mean ' Wada 's farm , ' v. tun .

Places in the same Parish