English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Other OS name in the Parish of Bishop's Nympton

Historical Forms

  • La Wyldelond(e) 1249 Ass
  • La Wyldelond(e) juxta Nymtone 1285 FF
  • atte Willalond 1330 SR


is La Wyldelond (e )1249Ass , La Wyldelond (e ) juxta Nymtone 1285FF , atte Willalond 1330SR (p) . ' Wild(uncultivated) land , ' cf. Willand infra 553 .