[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]
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Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Lincoln

County Lincolnshire
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Icon description sigle building, spired church with cross, castle (?), walls with five gates, stripy roofs
Icons
  • building
  • castle
  • church with cross
  • decorated roofs
  • gates (multiple)
Description entirely faded
Appearances
  • faded
Etymology Brit *lindo, W lynn, 'pool' + British form of L colonia, 'settlement'
Translation
Earlier editors lincoln (OS 1935, Parsons)
Early Maps Lyncolne (Angliae Figura)
Overwritten no
Attested spelling Lincoln 1053-5 (12) Dugd III