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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.

( the ) Weeteshawe

Field in the Parish of Taxal

Historical Forms

  • ( the ) Weeteshawe 1611 LRMB 1620 Surv

Etymology

(the) Weeteshawe 1611, 1620('wet copse', v. wēt, sceaga)