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Other OS name in the Parish of East Down

Historical Forms

  • Wyggemere 1292 Ass
  • Wygemore 1333 SR


is Wyggemere 1292Ass , Wygemore 1333SR (p) . Probably ' Wicga 's pool , ' v. mere .