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.

Williamesheyes

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • Williamesheyes 1453 Midd
  • Wyllyamsheyes 1474 Wim

Etymology

Williamesheyes 1453,Wyllyamsheyes 1474(a pers.n. or surname with(ge)hæg)