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.

' Holme Mead '

Field in the Parish of East Holme

Historical Forms

  • ' Holme Mead ' 1391 Hutch
  • Holnemede 1393 Fine 1463 Weld
  • Eastholme Mead 1640 Weld

Etymology

'Holme Mead' 1391,Holnemede 1393, 1463, Eastholme Mead 1640(v. mǣd, cf. Creech supra andWest Holme Md in E Stoke par. infra)