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.

Barn Yd and Mowhay

Field in the Parish of Radipole

Historical Forms

  • 1840 TA

Etymology

Barn Yd andMowhay(the latter is possibly Do dial. mow'a rick'(v. Barnes 83) from OE mūga, with(ge)hæg)