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.


Field in the Parish of Mickleover

Historical Forms

  • Merwynwode 1226 Burton
  • Merweyneswode 1292 Derbyshire


Merwynwode 1226 Burton, Merweyneswode 1292 Derbyshire('Merewine's wood', v. wudu)