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Survey of English Place-Names

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Other OS name in the Parish of East Down

Historical Forms

  • Holewill(e) 1244 Ass 1333 SR
  • Holiwill 1330 SR


is Holewill (e )1244Ass , 1333SR (p), Holiwill 1330SR (p) . ' Spring in the hollow , ' v. holh , wielle .