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.

Burges Meade

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • Burges Meade 1671 Waller

Etymology

Burges Meade 1671(v. mǣd, cf. Lawrence Burgeys 1293(c.1407),Kingsman Lane supra)