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.

Pyggeburgmedew

Field in the Parish of Baslow and Bubnell

Historical Forms

  • Pyggeburgmedew 1849 TA

Etymology

Pyggeburgmedew 1460(from pigga or a nickname formed from it, and burhused in some undetermined sense)