place-names of County Durham by V. E. Watts

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Published by English Place-Name Society in Nottingham .

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  • Names, Geographical -- England -- Durham (County),
  • English language -- England -- Durham (County) -- Etymology -- Names

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Statementby Victor Watts ; edited by Paul Cavill.
SeriesEnglish Place-Name Society -- v. 83, English Place-Name Society (Series) -- v. 83.
ContributionsCavill, Paul, 1956-, English Place-Name Society.
LC ClassificationsDA670.D9 W38 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1> :
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Open LibraryOL16731812M
ISBN 109780904889734
LC Control Number2008360747

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