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.

Schedday

Field in the Parish of Wytham

Historical Forms

  • Schedday 1396 Godstow
  • Schuddaye 1404 Godstow
  • Shoddaye 1410 Godstow

Etymology

Schedday 1396, Schuddaye 1404, Shoddaye 1410(possibly'enclosure with ashed', v. scydd,(ge)hæg)