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.

le Merecross

Field in the Parish of Edlaston and Wyaston

Historical Forms

  • le Merecross 1314 Trusley
  • le Merefeld 1314 Trusley
  • le Mererowe 1314 Trusley

Etymology

le Merecross, le Merefeld, le Mererowe 1314(v.(ge)mǣre, cros, feld, rāw)