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.

Green Hay Brow Grass Green Hay & Little Green Hay

Field in the Parish of Bidston

Historical Forms

  • 1824 Lawton
  • the Green Hey 1645 Sheaf

Etymology

Green Hay Brow Grass Green Hay & Little Green Hay 1824(the Green Hey 1645, v. grēne1,(ge)hæg,brū)