English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Other OS name in the Parish of Stockland

Historical Forms

  • Featherlake or Lr Brimpit 1844 TA


, Featherlake or Lr Brimpit 1844TA , cf. Featherlake Turbary ib , v. lacu , turbary , Lr Brimpitsupra ; the meaning of the first el . is uncertain , but feather may have its literal sense here .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name

Major Settlement