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Survey of English Place-Names

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St James's Church

Other OS name in the Parish of Burton and Dalby

Historical Forms

  • (The) Church 1848 TA 1877 White
  • Church (St James) 1925 Kelly
  • ecclesia de Burton Lisley 1549 Pat
  • capellas Birton (Keteleby et Friseby) 1220 MHW
  • the Church-yard 1708 Terrier
  • Church Yard 1848 TA


, (The )Church 1848TA , 1877 White, Church (St James )1925 Kelly; it isearlier recorded as ecclesia de Burton Lisley 1549Pat . Also earlierrecorded is capellas Birton (Keteleby et Friseby )1220 MHW (withMLat  capella 'a chapel'). Note the Church-yard 1708Terrier , Church Yard 1848TA .