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Hassocks

A. D. Mills

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

Published in print January 2011 | ISBN: 9780199609086
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191739446
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a 19th-cent. settlement named from a field called Hassocks, from OE hassuc ‘clump of coarse grass’.

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Subjects: Names Studies

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