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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.

New Mdw

Field in the Parish of Bidston

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA
  • le Newemedewe 1357 ChFor
  • the New Medow 1521 Sheaf
  • the New Meadow ( e ) 1644 Sheaf 1646 Sheaf

Etymology

New Mdw(le Newemedewe 1357, the New Medow 1521, the New Meadow(e) 1644, 1646, v. nīwe, mǣd)