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place-names of Buckinghamshire

A. Mawer

place-names of Buckinghamshire

by A. Mawer

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Published by Cambridge University P .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby A. Mawer and F.M. Stenton.
SeriesEnglish Place-Name Society -- v.2
ContributionsStenton, F. M.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20223942M

One of the most perplexing things travelers in Britain can come across is how to properly pronounce the place names in Britain. Places that have the same name in somewhere like the USA or Australia, will be pronounced completely different in the UK. We posted a handy . Early Man in South Buckinghamshire: An Introduction to the Archaeology of the Region introduces the archaeology of South Buckinghamshire. This book records and outlines the evidence for the presence and activities of the early inhabitants of the southern portion of the county.

Place-names of the Whittlewood area Eleanor J. Forward, BA Thesis submitted to the University of Nottingham for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy September I'm using biblatex and \textcite, and most citations are appearing correctly with author initials appearing only when needed for museudelantoni.com for just a few authors, the initials are always appearing even though the author names are unique. I checked that all my bibtex files cite these troublesome authors in exactly the same way.

High Wycombe, often referred to as Wycombe is a large town in Buckinghamshire, England. It is 29 miles (47 km) west north west of Charing Cross in London; this information is also engraved on the Corn Market building in the center of the town. History of English Place-Names: Articles > Names. A Survey of the History of English Place­names. By Scolastica la souriete. The subject of English place­names is a complicated one. There are many factors involved, not the least of which is the waves of conquest England suffered during the period in which most of her place­names were formed.


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Place-names of Buckinghamshire by A. Mawer Download PDF EPUB FB2

71 rows · This is a list of places in the ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, museudelantoni.com does not include places which were formerly in Buckinghamshire.

For places which were in Buckinghamshire untiland were then transferred to Berkshire, and other places transferred from Buckinghamshire sincesee list of Buckinghamshire boundary changes.

Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

Great and Little Kimble cum Marsh, formerly Great and Little Kimble is a civil parish in Wycombe district, museudelantoni.com is located 5 mi ( km) to the south of museudelantoni.com addition to the villages of Great Kimble and Little Kimble it contains the hamlets of Kimblewick and Marsh, and an area within Great Kimble is called Smokey museudelantoni.comct: Wycombe.

Buy Buckinghamshire Place Names by Anthony Poulton-Smith (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible museudelantoni.com: Anthony Poulton-Smith.

We’ve done hours of research and have put together the ultimate list of funny British place names. 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.

Mar 02,  · Anthony Poulton-Smith talking at the February meeting of the Buckinghamshire Historical Association. Our February guest speaker was Anthony Poulton-Smith who talked about Buckinghamshire place names. Anthony started the talk by telling us how he became interested in the origins of place names through his father and how he is slowly researching the place names of.

“Another volume for every local historian's bookshelf” - Local HistorianThis revised edition of the Dictionary of British Place-Names includes over 17, engaging and informative entries, tracing the development of the featured place-names from earliest times to the present day.

Included place-names range from the familiar to the obscure, among them 'Beer', 'Findlater', 'Broadbottom', and. All places. This page simply lists all places mentioned in Domesday Book. You may prefer to use the map. Buckinghamshire. 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. English Place-Name Society: Volume 35, the Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire, Part 6, East and West Staincliffe and Ewcross Wapentakes by A.H.

Smith · published · 1 edition. Marlow (/ ˈ m ɑːr l oʊ /; historically Great Marlow or Chipping Marlow) is a town and civil parish within Wycombe district in south Buckinghamshire, museudelantoni.com is located on the River Thames, 4 miles (6 km) south south-west of High Wycombe, 5 miles (8 km) west north-west of Maidenhead and 33 miles (53 km) west of central museudelantoni.comy: England.

May 18,  · Buy The Book of English Place Names: How Our Towns and Villages Got Their Names by Caroline Taggart (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(58).

The Domesday Book of assessed the manor at five hides. It listed William the Conqueror's half-brother Odo, Bishop of Bayeux as the manor's feudal overlord and the Norman brothers-in-arms Robert D'Oyly and Roger d'Ivry as his tenants.

D'Oyly founded Oxford Castle and he and d'Ivry founded a college of secular canons museudelantoni.comct: Aylesbury Vale. Toponym. The toponym is said to be derived from the Old English for "nook with a trapping spear" but this is disputed.

It occurs in more than one place in England (see Ludgershall (disambiguation)).The Domesday Book of records the village as museudelantoni.com place spelt at Lotegarshale, seen inmay refer to the Buckinghamshire village, or the one in museudelantoni.comct: Aylesbury Vale.

The above links take you to the first reference to this particular version of the name within a book of travel writing, or to the relevant gazetteer entry.

Some names may derive from research by antiquarian writers such as William Camden and Thomas Pennant into the Roman, Saxon and medieval names of places. Their claims are not always supported. The Buckinghamshire Hundreds Buckinghamshire Historical Geography genealogy Jump to navigation "Domesday Book, Buckinghamshire", text and translation edited by John Morris, Phillimore & Co Ltd, ISBN 0 4 "The Place-Names of Buckinghamshire", Mawer A.

and Stenton F.M., One of the least satisfactory entries in Smith's English Place-Name Elements of is for the headword laf, an Old English word defined as 'remains, what is left, a bequest'.(1) Three placename occurrences are cited, the most straightforward being Marlow in Buckinghamshire, where the first element is.

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by Philips: Claydon House by National Trust. Whiteleaf is a hamlet in the civil parish of Princes Risborough and the ecclesiastical parish of Monks Risborough in Buckinghamshire, museudelantoni.com is located 7 miles south of the county town of Aylesbury and 8 miles north of High museudelantoni.com lies halfway up the northern scarp of the Chilterns, about half a mile from the parish church of Monks museudelantoni.comy: England.

This is a list of towns in England. Historically, towns were any settlement with a charter, including market towns and ancient museudelantoni.com process of incorporation was reformed in and many more places received borough charters, whilst others were lost. Princes Risborough (/ ˈ r ɪ z b ər ə /) is a small town in Buckinghamshire, England, about 9 miles south of Aylesbury and 8 miles north west of High museudelantoni.comw lies to the west and Monks Risborough to the east.

It lies at the foot of the Chiltern Hills, at the north end of a gap or pass through the Chilterns, the south end of which is at West museudelantoni.comy: England.The income from your ticket contributes directly to The Royal Collection Trust, a registered charity. The aims of The Royal Collection Trust are the care and conservation of the Royal Collection, and the promotion of access and enjoyment through exhibitions, publications, loans and educational activities.The following is a list of books relating to Buckinghamshire and its history.

This list represents only a selection of books on the county, however it does include most of the major works.