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.

Overlands

Field in the Parish of Wyke Regis

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA
  • Overlond 1460 MinAcct

Etymology

Overlands(Overlond 1460, from land withōfer1, ofer2 or ofer3)