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.

Hamels

Field in the Parish of Sunningwell

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA
  • The Hamell Closes Eliz. RentSur

Etymology

Hamels(The Hamell Closes Eliz. RentSur, possibly hamel'hamlet', cf. O 39)