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.

Roughwalls

Field in the Parish of Wyke Regis

Historical Forms

  • 1841 TA

Etymology

Roughwalls(cf. Roweall(a close) 1622, v. rūh(wk. obl.rūgan), wall)