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date: 23 March 2018

Slaughter, Lower

A Dictionary of British Place Names

A. D. Mills

Slaughter, Lower & Slaughter, Upper Glos. 

Sclostre 1086 (db). From an OE *slōhtre ‘muddy place’ or ‘ravine, deep channel’.