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.

Colecombe

Field in the Parish of Broadwey

Historical Forms

  • Colecombe 1326 Midd

Etymology

Colecombe 1326(perhaps'cool valley', v. cōl2, cumb)