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Survey of English Place-Names

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Lynch Fm, Lynch Lane, Lynch Rd

Other OS name in the Parish of Wyke Regis

Historical Forms

  • Linch 1774 Hutch1
  • Lynch 1841 TA

Etymology

, Linch 1774 Hutch1, Lynch 1841TA , v. hlinc ' ridge, bank ' .