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Survey of English Place-Names

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Other OS name in the Parish of Urchfont

Historical Forms

  • Lyde way 1515 NewColl
  • Lide Way 1773 AandD


is Lyde way 1515NewColl , Lide Way 1773 A and D . Cf. Lyde 1403NewColl , Lydecrofte 1460 NQ iv , Lydehunt 1563NewColl . It is called Portway in TA and leads to Devizes ( cf. supra 16 ) .