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Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Alston

County Cumberland
Transcript aldeston in Mora
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Etymology ON Halfdan (?), pers. name + OE t.n, 'settlement'
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Attested spelling Aldeston 1279 Ass, 1279 Cl et freq t. 1371 ib.