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.

le Kar

Field in the Parish of Overchurch

Historical Forms

  • le Kar 1294 ChFor
  • le Carmedowe 1370 JRC


le Kar 1294, le Carmedowe 1370('the marsh', v. kjarr, mǣd, cf. Marsh supra)