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Survey of English Place-Names

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Far Lady Hey & Near Lady Hey

Field in the Parish of Rudheath Lordship

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA

Etymology

Far Lady Hey & Near Lady Hey(cf. le Lauedyfeld, le Leuedysfeld, le Leuediesfeld 1346, the great Lady(s) field & litle Lady(s) field 1650,'the lady's field', v. hlǣfdige, feld)