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.

ad publicam uiam que tendit per mediam uillam

Field in the Parish of Wold Newton

Historical Forms

  • ad publicam uiam que tendit per mediam uillam lHy2 Alv
  • the commen streate 1573 MiD
  • The Towne street 1688 MiD

Etymology

ad publicam uiam que tendit per mediam uillam lHy2(13)('to the public way whichruns through the middle of the vill'), the commen streate 1573, The Towne street 1688(v. strǣt)