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.

Rowley Hedge

Field in the Parish of Mackworth

Historical Forms

  • 1770 Rental
  • Rowley Hedge 1579 Derby

Etymology

Rowley Hedge(Rowley Hedge 1579,'rough clearing',v. rūh, lēah)