English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

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Nields Hill

Field in the Parish of Davenham

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA

Etymology

NieldsHill(cf. Neliscrofte 1391,'Nel's croft', from the ME  pers.n. Nel(cf. Nigel,Neil, Njáll) and croft)

Places in the same Parish