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Other OS name in the Parish of Whitchurch

Historical Forms

  • Donhous t.Hy6 Ct
  • Downhowsen 1518–29 ECP5,558


is Donhous t. Hy 6Ct , Downhowsen 1518–29 ECP 5, 558 . Self - explanatory . The second form preserves the old weak pl .