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The lands between the Three-Farthing Stone and the River Brandywine
'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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