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Lorden Hill

Other OS name in the Parish of Dinnington

Historical Forms

  • Lordon Hill 1660 Norf, Lord
  • in the Hill Field 1778 EnclA

Etymology

, Lordon Hill 1660Norf , Lord in the Hill Field 1778EnclA , from ME  lordeine ' asluggard, a vagabond ' , hyll .