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uk place names ending in thorpe

uk place names ending in thorpe

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Did you know that Thorpe was a place name given by the Vikings for a a settlement or a farm?
jon.ellis
12 May 2011
Some places include: Mablethorpe, Moorthorpe and Cleethorpes (if you allow a 's' on the end)
jon.ellis
12 May 2011
The old internet filter darling of Scunthorpe...
Louise Ogden
09 June 2021
Mablethorp
BUUDT
22 November 2021
It’s a Viking end of name thing
BUUDT
22 November 2021
Sheffield has many districts with a ‘Thorpe’ suffix, though I suspect some are modern, in the fashion of Viking place names.: Grimesthorpe Arbouthorpe Owlthorpe Hackenthorpe Waterthorpe Arbourthorpe Jordanthorpe Woodthorpe Netherthorpe
CG
10 January 2022
Sheffield has many districts with a ‘Thorpe’ suffix, though I suspect some are modern, in the fashion of Viking place names.: Grimesthorpe Arbouthorpe Owlthorpe Hackenthorpe Waterthorpe Jordanthorpe Woodthorpe Netherthorpe
CG
10 January 2022
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