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place-names of Bedfordshire

Walter W. Skeat

place-names of Bedfordshire

by Walter W. Skeat

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Published by Cambridge Antiquarian Society .
Written in English


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Statementby Walter W. Skeat.
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NB: These are all the names of all the administrative units which we have associated with Luton, and you must judge whether all or even any of them are variant names for the place. They may well include the names of other locations or areas: For cities, the associated administrative units will usually include parishes, especially ecclesiastical parishes, one of whose names is the name of the. Bromham was a settlement in Domesday Book, in the hundred of Buckelowe and the county of Bedfordshire. It had a recorded population of 34 households in , putting it in the largest 40% of settlements recorded in Domesday, and is listed under 4 owners in Domesday Book.

Bedfordshire by Laurence Meynell: Bedfordshire & County Of Huntingdon by Nikolaus Pevsner: Bedfordshire (Pimlico County History Guides) by Simon Houfe: Bedfordshire and Huntingdonshire With Twenty-Four Illustrations and Two Maps by Herbert W. Macklin: Bedfordshire at War in Old Photographs (Britain in Old Photographs) by Nigel Lutt. Woburn Abbey is one of the many jewels in the crown of England's state homes. It occupies the east end of the village of Woburn, Bedfordshire and is the current home of the Duke of Bedford. It is a unique estate that is surrounded by a visitor center, Centre Parcs village, safari park, .

There is a book entitled "Place-names of Bedfordshire and Huntingdonshire", the authors are Mawer, A and Stenton, F M and published by the English Place-name Society. John Bunyan , English author. Born in Elstow in A tinker by trade and a Parliamentary soldier, he became a Baptist lay preacher and wrote to defend his beliefs. Geography Quiz / Bedfordshire place-names Random Geography or Clickable Quiz Can you name the Bedfordshire place-names from their etymologies? by opi96 Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle. Rate 5 stars Rate 4 stars Rate 3 stars Rate 2 stars Rate 1 star. Forced Order. Popular Quizzes Today.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William), Place-names of Bedfordshire. Cambridge, Printed for the Cambridge. Full text of "The place-names of Bedfordshire" See other formats THE PLACE-NAMES OF BEDFOEDSHIEE PUBLICATIONS: OCTAVO SERIES No.

XLII. THE PLACE-NAMES OF BEDFORDSHIRE BY THE Rev. WALTER W. SKEAT, Litt.D., D.C.L, LL.D, Ph.D., F.B.A., ELRINGTON AND BOSWORTH PROFESSOR OF ANGLO-SAXON AND FELLOW OF CHRIST's COLLEGE.

The place-names of Bedfordshire. by Walter W. (Walter William) Skeat. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book.

Rate it * You Rated it *. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mawer, A. (Allen), Place-names of Bedfordshire & Huntingdonshire. Cambridge [England] The University Press, This banner text can have markup.

web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. NB: These are all the names of all the administrative units which we have associated with Bedfordshire, and you must judge whether all or even any of them are variant names for the place. They may well include the names of other locations or areas: For cities, the associated administrative units will usually include parishes, especially ecclesiastical parishes, one of whose names is the name.

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Synposis: Ever wondered why our towns and villages are so named. Were they a deliberate creation by our ancest. About this Book Catalog Record Details. The place-names of Bedfordshire, by the Rev. Walter W. Skeat. Skeat, Walter W.

(Walter William), View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain. English Place-Name Society: Vol the Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire, Part 1, Lower and Upper Strafforth and Staincross Wapentakes by A.H.

Smith published 1 editionAuthor: F. Stenton. Bedfordshire. The following pages include Domesday place-names and landowners, and beneath some are links to websites containing the local history of that place. If you have a local history site that you would like to be included on these pages please get in touch via the Contact page.

Bedfordshire - A. Mawer and F.M. Stenton, The Place-Names of Bedfordshire and Huntingdonshire, Cambridge (). Berkshire - M. Gelling, The Place-Names of Berkshire, 3 volumes, English Place-Name Society,Cambridge (). Campton is a village in the Central Bedfordshire district of Bedfordshire, is part of the civil parish of Campton and Chicksands (population 1,) with the nearby is about 9 miles (14 km) south of Bedford, and is about 9 miles (14 km) north-west from Letchworth and sits on a tributary of the River Ivel.

It is just to the west of nial county: Bedfordshire. Skeat, Walter W.The place-names of Bedfordshire / by the Rev. Walter W. Skeat Printed for the Cambridge Antiquarian Society ; G. Bell Cambridge: London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

All places. This page simply lists all places mentioned in Domesday Book. You may prefer to use the map. Bedfordshire (England) - History.; Names, Geographical - England - Huntingdonshire. The place-names of Bedfordshire & Huntingdonshire / by A. Mawer and F.M.

Stenton - Details - Trove. Tempsford is a village in Central Bedfordshire. Category: Populated Place Type: Village Latitude/Longitude: 52°10'14"N 0°17'25"W Eastings/Northings:OS Grid: TL Mapcode Local: GBR HZ8B Mapcode Global: 8T Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Tempsford within this administrative area.

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. Maulden is a village in Central Bedfordshire.

Category: Populated Place Type: Village Latitude/Longitude: 52°1'45"N 0°27'39"W Eastings/Northings:OS Grid: TL Mapcode Local: GBR G3B.Q8L Mapcode Global: VHFQT.Y8M8 Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Maulden within this administrative area.

By the Domesday Book ofthe place name had evolved to Bedeford and literally meant "ford of a man called Bieda," having derived from the Old English personal name + "ford." [2] Bedfordshire (district of Bedford) is first referenced in the 11th century.

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