Baumber

Baumber, Lincolnshire

Baumber, in the Gartree Wapentake of Lincolnshire, likely comes from the Old English male personal name Badda and the Old English element burh ‘a fortified place’.

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Viking Names

Keywords

place-name

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Acknowledgements

Image © Ian Paterson, via Geograph, CC BY-SA 2.0

References

Kenneth Cameron, A Dictionary of Lincolnshire Place-names. The English Place-Name Society (1998), p. 11.