Pennington

Pennington, Lymington and Pennington
settlement
parish:
county:
coords:
Lymington and Pennington
Hampshire
SZ3194
refce: HANTSLOC.t

old map: 25inch County Series map -- Hants LXXXVIII.6

Pennington
otherwise: Penyton, 1100-1199?; Penington, 1272

refce: Coates 1989
PENNINGTON and UPPER PENNINGTON, suburbs of Lymington
Hypothetical Old English/Middle English 'Peni(n)gtun'='penny farm', ie: a farm on which a penny geld was payable. Cf PENTON GRAFTON/MEWSEY.

Hampshire Gazetteer - JandMN: 2001