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.

Green Side

Early-attested site in the Parish of Farlam

Historical Forms

  • Grenesetes 1227 Laner
  • Greenside 1828 Boothby


The second element is apparently sætr.