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.

Higher Watch Hay & Lower Watch Hay

Field in the Parish of Bidston

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA
  • the Watts Heath 1645 Sheaf

Etymology

Higher Watch Hay& Lower Watch Hay(the Watts Heath 1645, v. Watch Heath 260 supra)