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Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Overton

County Flintshire
Transcript orton
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Etymology OE ōfer, 'river bank' + t.n, 'settlement'
Earlier editors ...ton (OS 1935); orton (Parsons)
Early Maps
Overwritten no
Attested spelling Owrtun 13th century, Orton 1551