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Wroot is a parish in the bottom west of the Isle of Axholme. It lies close to Hatfield Moors.

Place-name.

Wroot - 1086 Wroth (Domesday Book)

wrot - A snout-like spur of land (Old English)

 

Further reading - Mills, A. D. A Dictionary of English Place Names

 

A map of Wroot. Click to see the map on MSN Maps & Directions

 


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