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.

Jacobs Ladder

Field in the Parish of Child Okeford

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA

Etymology

Jacobs Ladder(no doubt a complimentary name for a pleasantor productive field)