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Published by English Place-Name Society in Nottingham .
Written in English



  • Staffordshire (England),
  • England


  • Names, Geographical -- England -- Staffordshire (England),
  • Staffordshire (England) -- History, Local

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Edition Notes

Statementby J.P. Oakden.
SeriesEnglish Place-Name Society ;, v. 55, English Place-Name Society (Series) ;, v. 55.
LC ClassificationsDA645 .A4 vol. 55, DA670.S69 .A4 vol. 55
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1 > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2599308M
ISBN 100904889092
LC Control Number85155645

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Oakden, J. P. (James Parker) Place-names of Staffordshire. Nottingham: English Place-Name Society, Abstract. This main body of this work consists of a gazetteer of all of the main, and many of the minor, place-names of Staffordshire (meaning any places which are or were at any time known to have been in what was, or became, Staffordshire), with early spellings, and observations on the likely or possible derivation of those names, often in a rather more discursive form than .   Buy The Place-names of Staffordshire by David Horovitz from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: notes on staffordshire place names by w. h. duignan of walsall london henry frowde oxford university press warehouse, amen corner, e.c. new york: 91 & 93 f ifth avenue

Full text of "Notes on Staffordshire place names" See other formats. Get this from a library! The place-names of Staffordshire. Pt. 1, Cuttlestone Hundred. [J P Oakden]. I was laughing for hours trying to find the most amusing and rude place names in the British Isles. I hope you get as much pleasure reading the list as I got putting it together. Be sure to check out our fun Word Cloud Map of the UK which incorporates al the words on this list into a fun geographical representation of the UK.   As our volunteers work their way through innumerable documents at the Staffordshire Record Office, hunting out place-names of all shapes and sizes – from the well-known town, village and hamlet names, through to the more obscure field-names – the further back in time they go, the harder it becomes for them to read and decipher the handwritten .

  Notes on Staffordshire place names by Duignan, W. H. (William Henry) Publication date Topics Names, Geographical Publisher London, New York, H. Frowde Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of University of Michigan Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of University of . Some Place-Names in the Immediate Area of the Staffordshire Hoard Mattias Jacobsson (Jönköping University) Introduction. The names of the towns, hamlets and other settlements in the area surrounding the findspot of the Staffordshire hoard comprise a mixed lot. Oakden, J. P. , The place-names of Staffordshire / by J.P. Oakden English Place-Name Society Nottingham Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. Domesday Book. Hilderstone is recorded in the Domesday Book of In the survey the village has the name Heldulvestone In the survey the settlement was described as quite small with only 6 households. Other Assets included 2 villager or villein, meadow of 1 acres, 2 smallholders and 2 slave. There was also 3 ploughlands (land for), 1 lord's Country: England.