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.

Adlands

Field in the Parish of Wyke Regis

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA
  • common called Adlands 1582 Ilch

Etymology

Adlands(common called Adlands 1582(18), possibly fromhēafod-land)