English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

Twyth hevheud

Field in the Parish of Shillingstone

Historical Forms

  • Twyth hevheud 1330 AddCh
  • la Worth 1330 AddCh


Twyth hevheud 1330(15)(form uncertain, probably for Twychhen hend'the end of the narrow lane', from twicen(e) and ende1);(2 acres in) la Worth 1330(15)(v. worð'enclosure').