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place-names of Gloucestershire

A. H. Smith

place-names of Gloucestershire

by A. H. Smith

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Published by Cambridge University P .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby A.H. Smith. Part 1, The river and road-names, The east Cotswolds.
SeriesEnglish Place-Name Society -- v.38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19946008M

Gloucester City Council, 7 books John Dandola, 6 books Carolyn Heighway, 5 books Francis Adams Hyett, 5 books Joseph E. Garland, 4 books Lufkin's Dahlia Gardens, 4 books Corliss Bros. Incorporated, 4 books John Randall Clarke, 3 books Colin Gordon Maggs, 3 books Ordnance Survey, 3 books Gloucester Cathedral, 3 books Darrel Kirby, 3 books Andrew. Guppy also makes some notes on some of the characteristic Gloucestershire names: ALWAY: A Glouc. name; the name of a family of gentry in Hawkesbury in the 17th and 18th century. ARKELL: A surname numerous in the county, was the name of the Patron of the Living of Bodington in the late 18th century. ARROWSMITH: now a rare name in the was .

Amenities. The village does have a small shop which also serves as a Post Office. Transport. The village is located close to the A46 and A, the B passes south of next motorway junction is Tormarton Interchange between A46 and former railway station in nearby Acton Turville closed in , but the line is still active. The nearest railway station is Yate on . NB: These are all the names of all the administrative units which we have associated with Gloucestershire, 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 .

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Place-names of Gloucestershire by A. H. Smith Download PDF EPUB FB2

See the list of places in England for places in other counties. Some of the larger settlements of Gloucestershire. This is a list of cities, towns and villages in the county of Gloucestershire, England. For places in the district of South Gloucestershire, see that article.

For places in Bristol formerly in Gloucestershire, see Subdivisions of. Place-names of Gloucestershire. A handbook (). This book, "Place-names of Gloucestershire", by Welbore St.

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Cambridge [England] University Press,   And there are plenty of place names in Gloucestershire which will have you cracking up. Recently it was announced that residents in a street called Bell End wanted its name to.

English Place-Name Society: Vol the Place-Names of Gloucestershire, Part 1, the River and Road Names, the East Cotswolds by A.H. Smith published 1 editionAuthor: F. Stenton. Origins of Place Names Virtually all of the place names decided on up to around the 14th Century were due to the environment of the area.

For example, Doncaster would probably have originated as a Roman fort on a hill, from the Roman ' Caster ' and Celtic ' Don '. All places.

This page simply lists all places mentioned in Domesday Book. You may prefer to use the map. Place names in the Gloucestershire landscape £5 Dr Simon Draper will explore the rich linguistic and cultural history of Gloucestershire’s place-names, revealing lost Anglo-Saxon landscapes and a former Welsh kingdom along the way.

Sudeley Castle in Gloucestershire is to celebrate the quincentenary of a remarkable English queen. Katherine Parr was the last of Henry VIII’s six wives.

Born inshe married Henry in and after his death in she married Lord Seymour of Sudeley. 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. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st. A very good copy of this page book, giving the origins of place names in Wiltshire.

Previous owner's name on inside of front cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller |. Pages in category "Villages in Gloucestershire" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total.

This list may not reflect recent changes ().(previous page) ().Gloucestershire - A.H. Smith, The Place-Names of Gloucestershire, 4 volumes, Cambridge () *Hampshire and the Isle of Wight - R. Coates, The Place-Names of Hampshire, London () H. Kökeritz, The Place-Names of the Isle of Wight, Nomina Germanica, 6, Uppsala () A.D.

Mills, The Place-Names of the Isle of Wight, Stamford (). Fully illustrated in both colour and black and white, it includes a gazetteer of places to visit and analysis of the spatial pattern of Atkyns’ data.

Published to mark with the tercentenary of this important work, Gloucestershire Years Ago is a must-read for anyone interested in the history of the county and in local history more : Alan Pilbeam.