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.

Plashett

Field in the Parish of Broadwey

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA
  • Plasshetmede 1841 TA
  • Plasshotmede 1445 Rent

Etymology

Plashett(Plasshetmede 1431, Plasshotmede 1445, from plaschiet'marshy pool' or plaissiet'enclosure made with wattles', and mǣd)