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.

Smiths lands

Field in the Parish of Ashby cum Fenby

Historical Forms

  • Smiths lands 1664 Terrier
  • Smiths Meadow 1664 Terrier

Etymology

Smiths lands, Smiths Meadow 1664(named from the Smith family,cf. Christopher Smithe 1573 Inv, John Smith 1642 LPR)