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Survey of English Place-Names

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Other OS name in the Parish of Kirkburton

Historical Forms

  • Bawshaw, Bawshay 1709 WMB
  • Bowshaw 1843 O.S.


, Bawshaw , Bawshay 1709 WMB, Bowshaw 1843 O.S. , v. sceaga ' copse ' .

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name