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Herefordshire Place Names Anthony Poulton-Smith

Herefordshire Place Names

Anthony Poulton-Smith

Published December 12th 2012
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Kindle Edition
148 pages
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The author explores more than two thousand years of Herefordshire history through the origins, derivations and meanings of place names. Saxon settlements, Celtic rivers, Roman roads and even Norman French landlords have all contributed to the namesMoreThe author explores more than two thousand years of Herefordshire history through the origins, derivations and meanings of place names. Saxon settlements, Celtic rivers, Roman roads and even Norman French landlords have all contributed to the names with which we are so familiar. Not only are the basic names discussed but also districts, hills, streams, fields, roads, lanes, streets.