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.

Puxy Gdn

Field in the Parish of Broadwey

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA

Etymology

Puxy Gdn(perhaps'goblin-haunted stream' from pūca(ME  puke) and ēa, probably originally the nameof the stream now called Pucksey Brook, v. RNs. infra)