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Survey of English Place-Names

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Other OS name in the Parish of North Petherwin

Historical Forms

  • Wynnysdone 1330 SR
  • Wynnesdon 1333 SR


is Wynnysdone 1330SR (p), Wynnesdon 1333SR (p) . This is perhaps ' Wine 's hill , ' v. dun . It is doubtful if Winnacott contains the same first element .