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.

Lower Heath

Field in the Parish of Bidston

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA
  • Lower Heath 1824 Lawton
  • the Low Heath 1645 Sheaf

Etymology

Lower Heath(Lower Heath 1824, the Low Heath 1645, v. lágr, hǣð, cf. foll.)