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

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Full record: Alcester

County Warwickshire
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Icon description single building
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  • building
Description entirely faded
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Etymology Alne, river-name + OE ceaster, 'Roman settlement'
Translation
Earlier editors al...tre (Parsons)
Early Maps Alcest(er) (Angliae Figura)
Overwritten no
Attested spelling Alencestre 1138 (1340) Ch