A Reader's guide to the place-names of the United Kingdom: a bibliography of publications (1920-89) on the place-names of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man, and the Channel Islands

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Paul Watkins, 1990 - Names, Geographical - 341 pages
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Contents

ii Introductory Works
6
iv The Survey of English PlaceNames
12
vi PlaceNames and Local History
22
viii Arrangement of the Bibliography
31
General Reference Works
41
General
55
Archaeological Historical Background
59
Languages of origin and PlaceName Elements
74
Greater Manchester I08 Middlesex I8
168
Norfolk
169
Northamptonshire
172
Northumberland
175
Nottinghamshire
176
Oxfordshire
178
Rutland
179
Shropshire
181

Maritime and RiverNames
89
Personal and Tribal Names and PlaceNames
95
Regional
101
Counties
108
Cornwall
119
Cumberland
124
Cumbria
125
Derbyshire
126
Devon
128
Dorset
131
Durham
133
Essex
136
Gloucestershire
139
Hampshire
141
Herefordshire
145
Hertfordshire
147
Huntingdonshire 15
150
Isle of Wight
151
Kent
152
Lancashire
154
Leicestershire
158
Lincolnshire 101
160
London I4
162
Somerset
182
Staffordshire
184
Suffolk
185
Surrey
187
Sussex
190
Warwickshire
194
Westmorland
196
Wiltshire
197
Worcestershire
200
Yorkshire
202
Channel Islands
214
Sources Methods
220
Ecclesiastical Names
226
Counties
233
Reference Works Sources Methods
249
References to Religion Folklore
255
Sources
261
Names of Lakes Rivers and Coastal Features
269
Earlier Works on PlaceNames
282
British Names Transferred Abroad
288
Index of Authors
299
Index ofFestschriften
321
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