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Survey of English Place-Names

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Peplo Lane

Other OS name in the Parish of Barrow upon Humber


, cf. Peplow (e )1649ParlSurv , Pepolley (sic)1715 BarrowTB , Pople Hall (sic)1734LRMB 256 , Pepley 1785Map , the Peplow 1803EnclA , the forms are too late to suggest an etymology , though the second el . would appear to be hlāw ' a mound, a hill, a tumulus ' .