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.

Briershay

Field in the Parish of Melbury Osmond

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA
  • Brice 1332 HarlCh

Etymology

Briershay(perhaps to be associated with John Brice 1332, v.(ge)hæg)