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

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Full record: Watton

County Yorkshire
Transcript wattou(n)
Icon description two buildings, spired church
Icons
  • buildings (multiple)
  • church
Description faded
Appearances
  • faded
Etymology probably OE wæt, 'wet' + dūn, 'hill'
Translation
Earlier editors Weton (Gough); Watton (Parsons)
Early Maps
Overwritten no
Attested spelling Wattune 1086 DB