1) Low-lying land bordering a river or stream.

1637 not cleansing a water-sewer betwixt the Long Holme and Swainby and the strand leading down to Pickall. Minor place-names with this origin are the Strande by the Wharfe near Hubberholme and the Strennes by the Calder in Shitlington, both listed by Smith.

places Hubberholme
dates 1580 1637

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