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.

Big Mickle Hey & Little Mickle Hey

Field in the Parish of Rudheath Lordship

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA
  • the great Mickle Hey & litle Mickle Hey 1650 LRMB

Etymology

Big Mickle Hey & Little Mickle Hey(the great Mickle Hey & litle Mickle Hey 1650,'the big enclosure', v. micel,(ge)hæg)