Hyde Name Origins.

The name "HYDE" is derived from the hide, a measure of land for taxation purposes, taken to be that area of land necessary to support a peasant family. In later times it was taken to be equivalent to 120 acres .
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Wednesday, 7 July 2010

Strawberry Hill 1857

Strawberry Hill
Victoria Street

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The wall plaque says Strawberry Hill 1857


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2 comments:

Tom said...

I have walked up and down this street for years and it was only a year or so ago I noticed the wall plaque... It certainly conjures up a nice scene..

imac said...

We have a Victoria st here too, where I was born.