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 highe waye

Field in the Parish of Rothwell

Historical Forms

  • the highe waye 1577 Terrier
  • high waie 1606 Terrier

Etymology

the highe waye 1577, high waie 1606