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.

Watelandes

Field in the Parish of Wold Newton

Historical Forms

  • Watelandes 1679 Terrier

Etymology

Watelandes 1679(v. land'a selion' in the plural; earlier formsare needed to explain the first el.)