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.


Field in the Parish of Stoke Wake

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA
  • Legge Mede 1494 Seymer
  • Leggemeade 1559 Seymer
  • The Long Leg Mead 1640 Seymer


Leg(Legge Mede 1494, Leggemeade 1559, The Long Leg Mead 1640, v. leg'long, narrow meadow', mǣd)