[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]
[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]

Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Shefford

County Bedfordshire
Transcript sheford
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Description
Appearances
Etymology OE scēap, 'sheep' + ford, 'ford'
Translation
Earlier editors OS 1875 misread sheford as Stretford (Parsons)
Early Maps
Overwritten yes
Attested spelling Sheford 1276 Ass, 1297 Ipm