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< Halfpenny < Halpenny

naamsvermeldingen en literatuurreferenties:

• English: nickname probably for a tenant whose feudal obligations included a regular payment in cash or kind (for example bread or salt) of a halfpenny. The tenants of Halfpenny Field in Elm (Cambridgeshire), for example, had to pay a halfpenny per acre for the maintenance and repair of nearby Needham Dyke [DAFN, vol. 2, p 116].

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