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.

Withy Bed

Field in the Parish of Stourpaine

Historical Forms

  • 1840 TA
  • Withy Hays 1829 EnclA

Etymology

Withy Bed(Withy Hays 1829 EnclA, v. wīðig,(ge)hæg; Nash is from ME  atten ashe'at theash-tree', v. atten, æsc, Ash supra).