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Week St Mary   Week St Mary
Week St Mary is recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086 as the manor of Wich, an English name most probably meaning 'dwelling or village', with St Mary added later to distinguish it from other places with a similar name.
 
     
 
     
 
     
 
     
 
     
 
     
 
     
 
     
 
 
 
Village


A collection of dwelling-houses and other buildings, usually larger than a hamlet but smaller than a town with a simpler organisation and administration than the latter.


 
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last updated: 05/09/2007