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Other OS name in the Parish of Buckland Monachorum

Historical Forms

  • Axtowne 1625 Recov
  • Axsa 1333 SR


is Axtowne 1625Recov and is probably to be associatedwith the family of Gilbert Axsa (1333SR ) . For names of this type , cf. Rubbytown supra 219 .