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Survey of English Place-Names

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Other OS name in the Parish of Kirkburton

Historical Forms

  • Wodhous 1414 YDxiii,75


, 1587 WillY , possibly identical with Wodhous 1414 YD xiii, 75 , ' housein the wood ' , v. wudu , hūs .

Places in the same Parish

Other OS name

Early-attested site