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Dates
Founded in III 1601 (year 1 by the Shire-reckoning)
Location
The lands between the Three-Farthing Stone and the River Brandywine
Race
Culture
Settlements
Meaning
'east quarter'

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Eastfarthing of the Shire

The lands east of the Three-Farthing Stone

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Farthings and marches of the Shire

The easternmost of the four Farthings of the Shire. Its main towns were at Frogmorton and Whitfurrows on the East Road, and the farms of the Marish lay where it bordered Buckland across the River Brandywine.


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