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Full record: Newbrough

County Northumberland
Transcript newb[rou]gh
Icon description single building
  • building
Description faded
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Etymology OE nīwe, 'new' + OE burg, 'fort'
Earlier editors heworth (OS 1935); newbrough (Parsons)
Early Maps newborgh (Angliae Figura)
Overwritten no
Attested spelling Neuburgh 1329 Ipm, Newbrough 1542 Bord. Surv.