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Other OS name in the Parish of Thornbury

Historical Forms

  • Portery brooke lane 1551 GR282
  • Port(e)reevebrooke 1563 ib


, Portery brooke lane 1551GR 282, Port (e )reevebrooke 1563 ib , OE  port -gerēfa ' a town reeve or bailiff ' , v. brōc .