[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: Pevensey

County Sussex
Transcript peuins
Icon description single building, castle
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  • castle
Description
Appearances
Etymology *Pefen, unrecorded pers. name, cognate with Pefi found in Pusey (Berks) + īeg, 'island, marsh-land'
Translation
Earlier editors Pevins (Gough)
Early Maps pemsey (Angliae Figura)
Overwritten yes
Attested spelling Pevense 1265 Misc