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.

Leg Cleveland ( Orchd )

Field in the Parish of East Orchard

Historical Forms

  • 1846 TA

Etymology

Leg Cleveland(Orchd)(Cleve - mayrepresent clif(dat.sg. clife)'cliff, bank', v. land, leg, Scott's Ho supra)