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Rhiews, Rhiews Fm

Other OS name in the Parish of Moreton Say

Historical Forms

  • Rhews 1833 OS
  • The Rhewes 1838 TA

Etymology

, Rhews 1833 OS, The Rhewes 1838TA , Welsh  rhiw ' hill ' with an English plural , probably a fairly recent coinage . v. Welchman 's Piece in f. ns . infra .