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.

Byrweye

Field in the Parish of Wytham

Historical Forms

  • Byrweye 1404 Godstow 1410 Godstow

Etymology

Byrweye 1404, 1410(cf. Borough Fm in Sonning Pt 1 133)