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place names of Lancashire their origin and history by Henry Cecil Wyld

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Published by Constable .
Written in English


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Statementby Henry C. Wyld and T. Oakes Hirst.
ContributionsHirst, T Oakes.
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Open LibraryOL13642344M

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  The place-names of Lancashire: Ekwall, Eilert, Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming: Internet Archive. The place-names of Lancashire. Item Preview. : E-mail Message: I thought you might be interested in this item at Title: The place-names of Lancashire, Author: Eilert Ekwall Publisher: Manchester, London, New York The University Press; Longmans, Green & Co., OCLC Please verify that . The place names of Lancashire, their origin and history by Wyld, Henry Cecil Kennedy, at - the best online ebook storage. Download and read online for free The place names of Lancashire, their origin and history by Wyld, Henry Cecil Kennedy, /5(5). Place-names of Lancashire. [Manchester] Printed for the Chetham Society, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Eilert Ekwall.

See other formats. rj 1 PUBLICATIONS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER ENGLISH SERIES, No. XI THE PLACE-NAMES OF LANCASHIRE Published by the University of Manchester at THE UNIVERSITY PRESS (H. M. MCKECHNIE, M.A., Secretary) LIME GROVE, OXFORD ROAD, MANCHESTER LONGMANS, GREEN & CO.   Many places in Lancashire were mentioned in medieval documents and there are many books and articles about their origins. Ekwall’s Place-names of Lancashire is a classic and is available free here. The place-names of Lancashire by David Mills, is a more recent work. Seascale(‘hut by the sea’), Scafell (‘ bald-headed mountain’ the name of the highest place in England), Tarn Hows, Howgill, Norbreck, Applethwaite, Wray. In England, these are more or less peculiar to the North West region, and attest that the Norse settlers in this region mostly haled from West Scandinavia. Books set in Lancashire, England: [A Kiss at Midnight, The Road to Wigan Pier, Wedding Tiers, Rules of Attraction, Confessions of an Improper Br.

Blackburn with Darwen (1 book) Blackpool (40 books) Bolton (3 books) Bury (3 books) Calderdale (42 books) Cumbria ( books) Knowsley (5 books) Merseyside (2 books) North Yorkshire ( books) Rochdale (17 books) Sefton (8 books) Wigan (6 books). NB: These are all the names of all the administrative units which we have associated with Lancaster, 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 study of place-names is making headway in England. The other day we noticed a useful book on Middlesex names. We have now to commend a most elaborate work on The Place-Names of . Download PDF A Handbook of Lancashire Place-Names Authored by Sephton John Released at - Filesize: MB Reviews These kinds of book is every thing and helped me hunting forward plus more. It is probably the most remarkable book we have read through. It is extremely difficult to leave it before concluding, once you begin to read the book.