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Survey of English Place-Names

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Wathe Feild

Field in the Parish of Waithe

Historical Forms

  • Wathe Feild c.1577 Terrier
  • Wathe fielde 1601 Terrier
  • Wathe field 1611 Terrier
  • wath fielde 1612 Terrier
  • Wath-feild 1638 Terrier
  • the Feild c.1650 Terrier
  • Wayth feild 1664 Terrier 1209–35 LAHW
  • wath field 1664 Terrier
  • Wath field 1671 Terrier 1703 Terrier
  • Waishe field 1690 Terrier
  • Wath Field 1706 Terrier
  • Waith field 1724 Terrier
  • y e field of Waith 1715 Terrier

Etymology

Wathe Feild c.1577, Wathe fielde 1601, Wathe field 1611, wath fielde 1612, Wath-feild 1638, the Feild c.1650,Wayth feild 1664, 16681, wath field 1664, Wath field 1671, 1703, Waishe field(sic) 1690, Wath Field 1706, Waith field 1724, y e field of Waith 17151(v.feld)