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.

pastura … Biwestewike

Field in the Parish of Wyke Regis

Historical Forms

  • pastura … Biwestewike 1322 MinAcct
  • pastura … Bywestwyk 1324 MinAcct

Etymology

pasturaBiwestewike 1322, pasturaBywestwyk 1324('to thewest of Wyke', v. , westan, Wyke R. supra)