[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]
[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]

Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Wigan

County Lancashire
Transcript …ig…
Icon description single building
Icons
  • building
Description entirely faded
Appearances
  • faded
Etymology Celtic place-name, related t. pers. name Uuicon, Guegon
Translation
Earlier editors …ig… (Parsons)
Early Maps wega(n) (Angliae Figura)
Overwritten
Attested spelling Wigan 1199 Ch(L)