Newtown (EN) / Trenowydh (KW)

Type: 
Hundred: 
Notes: 
SWF Review amended to Trenowydh
Elements: 

nowydh

Meaning: 
new

tre

Meaning: 
farmstead, settlement
Elements notes: 
WS<niuwi -> nīwe> 'new' + WS<tūn> 'homestead, estate, enclosure'ECF: <tre> 'farmstead, settlement' + <nowydh> 'new'
Historic forms: 
Niweton 1327 (Gover, 1948) Newton 1573 (Gover, 1948) Newton 1634 (CRO, P96/4/1, 1634) Newton 1712 (of Samuell Foote)(RIC, HC/4/41, 1712) Newton 1842 (tenement)(CRO, TA/96, 1842) Newton 1884 (3 tenements)(Symons, 1884) Newton 1907 (in St Mawes civil parish)(OS, 25”, LXXII.9, 1907) Newton Farm 2003 (OS, 1:25000, 2003).