Andover - Origin of Name

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* Named for Andover, Hampshire, England, birthplace of several of the original settlers came from Andover, Hampshire England.
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The town of Andover is named for Andover, Hampshire, England, birthplace of several of the original settlers of Andover, MA. Andover, England is located on the River Anton, formerly called the Andover River.
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* Andover, Hampshire, England is located on the River Anton. The original name of the river was Andover.
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* See articles below
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See articles below
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** ''Place Names of England and Wales''
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* ''Place Names of England and Wales''
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** ''Dictionary of Place names in the British Isles''
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* ''Dictionary of Place names in the British Isles''
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[[Image:Andover1.jpg|thumb|left|...''Place Names of England and Wales''...click to enlarge]][[Image:Andover2.jpg|thumb|left|...''Dictionary of Place names in the British Isles''...click to enlarge]]
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[[Image:Andover1.jpg|thumb|left|...''Place Names of England and Wales'', James Brown Johnston...click to enlarge]][[Image:Andover2.jpg|thumb|left|...''Dictionary of Place Names in the British Isles'', by Adrian Room...click to enlarge]]

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The town of Andover is named for Andover, Hampshire, England, birthplace of several of the original settlers of Andover, MA. Andover, England is located on the River Anton, formerly called the Andover River.

See articles below

  • Place Names of England and Wales
  • Dictionary of Place names in the British Isles
...Place Names of England and Wales, James Brown Johnston...click to enlarge
...Place Names of England and Wales, James Brown Johnston...click to enlarge
...Dictionary of Place Names in the British Isles, by Adrian Room...click to enlarge
...Dictionary of Place Names in the British Isles, by Adrian Room...click to enlarge



--Eleanor 12:48, February 8, 2006 (EST)

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