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.

Hidehegge

Field in the Parish of Winchcomb

Historical Forms

  • Hidehegge 1815 EnclA (PRO) 1815 EnclA (PRO)
  • Hydehegge 1815 EnclA (PRO) 1815 EnclA (PRO)
  • Hydmore 1539 AOMB
  • Netherhide 1540 MinAcct
  • Overhide 1540 MinAcct

Etymology

Hidehegge, Hydehegge 1325, 1365, Hydmore 1539, Netherhide,Overhide 1540(v. hīd'hide of land', hecg, mōr)