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.

La Don

Field in the Parish of Broadwey

Historical Forms

  • La Don 1326 Midd
  • terre voc ' le Doun 1445 Rent

Etymology

La Don 1326, terre voc'le Doun 1445(v. dūn, cf. Middeldon, Nordon, Suddon, Westdon infra)