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.

Shireueswalle

Field in the Parish of Osleston and Thurvaston

Historical Forms

  • Shireueswalle 1372 DuLa

Etymology

Shireueswalle 1372 ib(probably'sheriff's spring', v. scīr-(ge)rēfa,wælla)