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Survey of English Place-Names

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Other OS name in the Parish of Thorncombe

Historical Forms

  • Venbury 1330 SR
  • Fenbury 1333 SR


( 6 ″ ) is Venbury 1330SR , Fenbury 1333SR (p) . v. fenn , burh . The place lies low near a stream .

Places in the same Parish