[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: Newent

County Gloucestershire
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Icon description two spired churches
Icons
  • churches (multiple)
Description erased (?)
Appearances
  • erasures
Etymology possibly a Celtic place-name corresponding t. Gaulish Noviantum, -entum, the source of the common French Nogent
Translation
Earlier editors newent (OS 1935, Parsons)
Early Maps
Overwritten
Attested spelling Newent 1221 Ass, 1228 Cl