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.

the vicaredge headland

Field in the Parish of Cabourne

Historical Forms

  • the vicaredge headland 1601 Terrier
  • y e Vicaridge head-land 1638 Terrier
  • y e vicaradge headland 1654 Terrier
  • y e Vicaridge headland 1662 Terrier
  • y e vicaridge headland 1674 Terrier
  • the vicaridge headland 1686 Terrier
  • the Vickridge headland 1697 Terrier
  • the Vicaridge head-land 1707 Terrier
  • the Vickaridge land 1686 Terrier
  • the vicars headlande 1606 Terrier

Etymology

the vicaredge headland 1601, y e Vicaridge head-land 1638, y e vicaradge headland 1654, y e Vicaridge headland 1662, y e vicaridge headland 1674, the vicaridge headland 1686, the Vickridge headland 1697, the Vicaridge head-land 1707, the Vickaridge land 1686, the vicars headlande 1606(v. hēafod-land)