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 Woolland

Historical Forms

  • Mowlesmede 1384 Prideaux 1385 MiltRoll
  • Mowlysmede 1384 Prideaux 1385 MiltRoll


Mowlesmede, Mowlysmede 1384(e16), 1385(e15)(v. mǣd,first el. mūl'a mule' or a surname)