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.

Mawesmede

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • Mawesmede 1386 Salis

Etymology

Mawesmede 1386(the surname Maw withmǣd)