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.

cot ( t ) age called Mayne Place

Field in the Parish of Fifehead Neville

Historical Forms

  • cot ( t ) age called Mayne Place 1603 Weld
  • cot ( t ) age called Meane Place 1624 Salkeld 1691 Salkeld
  • cot ( t ) age called Maine 1679 Salkeld


cot(t)age called Mayne Place 1603, cot(t)age called Meane Place 1624, 1691, cot(t)age called Maine 1679(probably a surname, cf. Nicholas Mayne 1332(Pimperne), from Broadmayne1 337, v. place)