Early-attested site in the Parish of Holcombe Rogus
- Wiseburg 1249 Ass
- Wysburgh 1394 Ass
The forms are against a pers. name Wīg , as suggested by Blomé (82).Probably we have a pers. name Wīsa , cf. Godrico Wisesune (Dugd vi, 262) in a Lilleshall document. The second element is beorg .