English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Other OS name in the Parish of Thurnby


, 1925 Kelly ; no doubt a recent fabrication based on the local surn . Seal , v. SealsHomestead in f.ns. (a) and cf. Edward Seal 1821 Census and William Seal 1824 ib of Bushby and Harry Seal and William Seal 1873 ib , both of Thurnby .